Women's Volleyball

Bobbi Lin Kalama   4
Bobbi Lin  Kalama


Wailuku, HI

High School:
Kamehameha Maui



  • Captain
  • Skilled libero with excellent ball control who came in as a setter
  • Versatile enough to play several positions
  • Anchors the MAAC's best defense
  • Excellent server who continues tradition of Hawaiian volleyball players at Siena

  • One of four players to play in all 29 matches
  • Second on the team averaging 3.05 digs per set
  • Season-high 20 digs against Manhattan (9/20)
  • Had 17 double-digit dig efforts
  • Tied career-high four aces at Fairfield (11/11)

  • One of three players to appear in all 34 matches
  • Served as team's libero for majority of season, but also saw some spot time at setter early in the season
  • Led team and tied for fifth in MAAC with 4.54 digs per set
  • Two-time MAAC Libero of the Week (9/30 and 10/7)
  • Posted career-high 28 digs in four-set win over Saint Peter's on Senior Day (11/16)
  • Had 20 or more digs 10 times against MAAC opposition
  • Collected career-high four aces in huge MAAC semifinal win over Manhattan (11/21)

  • MAAC All-Rookie Team selection
  • Finished fifth in MAAC and tops on team with 4.2 digs per set
  • Tallied 15 aces
  • Had 18 double-digit dig efforts
  • Season-high 27 digs in five-set win at Canisius (9/29)

  • 2011 and 2012 Maui Interscholastic League (MIL) Division 1 Player of the Year
  • 2011 and 2012 MIL First Team All-Star, 2009 Second Team pick
  • Led club Maui to 3rd place finish in the Southern California Summer Soiree in 2011 (U-16, Gold) and 2012 (U-18, Gold)
  • Kamehameha Schools Maui Varsity Volleyball Team Captain (2010, 2011 and 2012)

  • Daughter of Benjamin and Pauline Kalama
  • Marketing major at Siena

    "Bobbi was one of our best defenders in 2014. She's very poised, with great reading skills and confidence. She is the type of player who can frustrate a hitter. I am blessed to have Bobbi on my team. We recruited her as a setter but her versatility took her to the libero position."


      Nickname: Bob
      Major: Marketing
      Twitter handle: bobbilin4
      Instagram handle: bobbikalama
      What I like most about Siena: The friends that I have made
      What I like most about Siena volleyball: My teammates
      Another Siena sport I follow at Siena: Basketball
      Players I most relate to on the team: Shantraie
      Best moment at Siena: Winning MAAC
      My goal for the upcoming season: To win another MAAC Championship
      My biggest fear is: Being alone in a parking garage at night
      My hobbies are: Going to the beach and hanging out with family and friends. Chillin.
      If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Bali
      My biggest fan: My papa
      Best advice I have ever received: What you do now will decide your future
      Person I look up to the most: My grandpa
      My before game routine: Be calm & relaxed
      Three words that describe me: Chill, Adventurous, Lazy
      If I could meet anyone, it would be: My future self
      Sport I always wanted to try: Tennis
      When I'm not playing, you can find me: At the beach or walking
      My dream job: Working in the Airlines business
      If I had a million dollars, I would: Spend it wisely (hopefully)
      If I could have any pet, I would have: A sea horse
      My dream car: Matte colored Range Rover


      TV show: Criminal Minds
      Class at Siena: Marketing
      Vacation spot: Home (Maui)
      Color: Blue
      Ice cream: Cake Batter
      App: Instagram
      Animal: Horse
      Food: Shrimp
      Movie: Focus
      Song: White Girl
      Actor/Actress: Matthew Gray Gubler

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