|Hometown:||Simi Valley, Calif.|
|High School:||Moorpark JC|
Prior to Southern: Balkhi started for two years for Lions Assistant Coach Ryan Meek at Simi Valley HS on the outside where she was an All-County and All-League selection, while being named to the All-Tournament team and the team's Best Defensive Player. She was an All-Conference selection at Moorpark, while helping the team to two conference titles. She is the daughter of Moiz and Sharon Balkhi and is a Biology major at Southern.