2017 Tribune All-Area Honorable Mention
Addison Bernstein, 5-8, Senior, Outside Hitter
Two-way hitter with 123 kills and 232 digs in 2017. Added seven solo blocks and 26 ace serves.
Madison Denton, 6-0, Senior, Middle Hitter
Defensive stalwart with 18 solo blocks and 34 assisted blocks. Finished 2017 with 92 kills and four service aces, only missing one serve the entire season.
Alex Hovey, 5-6, Senior, Libero
296 digs in 2017. Holds the school record with 39 digs in a match and earned the ACGC Spirit Award.
Rylie Wilner, 5-8, Senior, Outside Hitter
All-around player with 113 kills and 205 digs. Named team MVP in 2016.
Morgan Gronli, 5-7, Senior, Outside Hitter/Middle Blocker
Versatile front row player. Finished 2017 with 180 kills and 212 digs. Career 702 kills, 115 blocks and 812 digs.
Ally Gruber, 5-10, Junior, Middle Blocker
Dominant front row presence with 205 kills, 68 blocks and 199 digs in 2017. Finished the year with 26 ace serves on 91.4 percent service. All-Central Minnesota Conference first team.
Karsee Kampsen, 5-7, Freshman, Setter
Talented passer with 684 set assists in 2017, 913 in her career. All-Central Minnesota Conference first team.
Katerine Mastey, 5-11, Junior, Outside Hitter
Powerful attacker with 199 kills in 2017. Finished with .234 hitting percentage and 27 blocks.
Lizzie Staton, 5-7, Senior, Middle Hitter
Strong-willed hitter who ended 2017 with 166 kills, nine solo blocks and nine ace serves. All-West Central Conference.
Courtney McNeill, 5-8, Senior, Setter/Right Hitter
Experienced leader with 233 set assists in 2017. Finished with 68 kills, 11 ace serves, seven solo blocks and 93.9 percent service accuracy. All-West Central Conference.
Taylor Sagedahl, 5-8, Senior, Outside Hitter
Multi-positional talent with 190 kills and 156 set assists in 2017. Added 274 digs. Two-year captain.
Makayla Snow, 5-11, Sophomore, Setter
Strong passer with 405 set assists in 2017 and 787 in her career. Also tallied 136 kills and 237 digs. Named to Tribune All-Area honorable mention team in 2016.
Ashley Trongard, 5-10, Sophomore, Middle Blocker
Raw front row players with 132 kills, 34 blocks and 31 ace serves in 2017.
Brenna Weis, 5-7, Sophomore, Libero
High-level back row player with 419 digs in 2017 and 554 in her career. Also provided 21 ace serves to the Warriors this season.
Central Minnesota Christian School
Ellie Greenwaldt, 5-9, Senior, Setter
Efficient player with 379 set assists and 175 digs in 2017. Ended her career with 1,939 set assists. Tallied 51 kills on .286 hitting percentage and 15 ace serves on 94.4 serving accuracy. All-Camden Conference.
Ashlyn Mattson, 5-9, Senior, Setter
70 set assists, 129 digs, 21 kills and 19 solo blocks in 2017.
Emma Nelson, 5-6, Senior, Outside Hitter
38 kills, 267 digs in 2017. Ended her career with 1,002 digs and 23 ace serves. All-Tomahawk Conference and Owls MVP.
Tess Steiner, 5-7, Senior, Middle Hitter
57 kills, 224 digs and 17 solo blocks in 2017.
Katie Krieger, 5-3, Junior, Libero
Talented back row player with 360 digs in 2017. Named All-Camden Conference, KMS' best defensive player and best hustle award in 2017.
Mallory Rudningen, 5-7, Junior, Setter
Top-tier passer with 581 set assists in 2017. Added 146 digs, 35 kills and 22 ace serves.
Alex Walsh, 5-8, Senior, Middle Hitter
Three-year starter with 144 kills, 15 ace serves and 19 solo blocks in 2017.
Halie Nichols, 5-1, Freshman, Defensive Specialist
Efficient back row player with 212 digs and 23 ace serves on 94 percent serving accuracy in 2017.
Lac qui Parle Valley
Kelsea Lund, 5-2, Senior, Libero/Setter
Versatile leader with experience at multiple positions. Two-year captain finished 2017 with 182 set assists in 10 games as a setter and 271 digs in 13 matches as libero. Logged 96 percent serving accuracy and 20 ace serves. 1,039 career digs.
Jasmin Estrada, 5-10, Senior, Middle Hitter
Powerful hitter and elite blocker with 153 kills and 70 blocks in 2017. Finished with .242 hitting percentage.
Kassie King, 5-5, Senior, Libero
Defensive anchor with 358 digs in 2017. Set school record with 1,010 career digs.
Ellie Danielson, 5-10, Sophomore, Middle Hitter
Raw middle hitter with high-level defensive kills. Finished 2017 with 173 kills, 72 solo blocks and 267 digs.
Emma Thorfinnson, 5-9, Sophomore, Outside Hitter
Young hitter with 108 kills and 181 digs in 2017. Tallied 22 ace serves in 2017 as well.
Molly Reeves, Senior, Outside Hitter
Experienced leader with 135 kills, 225 digs and 21 ace serves in 2017.
Jessica Tastad, Senior, Middle Hitter
Staunch defender with 85 solo blocks and 202 kills in 2017. Wraps up career with 194 solo blocks. All-West Central Conference in 2016.
Bailey Marty, 5-5, Junior, Outside Hitter
Tough two-way player that finished 2017 with 136 kills and 329 digs. Ended the year with 22 ace serves and 94 percent service accuracy.
Paige Olson, 5-6, Senior, Setter
Talented passer with 661 set assists in lone year as starter. Added 238 digs for the Wildcats and 21 solo blocks.
Olivia Riley, 5-7, Junior, Libero
Intelligent defender, finished with 457 digs in 2017. Earned the Bulldog Award for all-around player and role model.
Renville County West
Steph Zaske, 5-7, Senior, Libero
Experienced defender with 265 digs and 42 saves in 2017. Finished with 94.5 percent serving accuracy and 86 percent accuracy on serve receive. Named team Co-MVP and best defensive player.
Emma Rice, 5-10, Senior, Middle Hitter
Strong front court presence with 131 kills and 28 ace serves in 2017. Finished her career with 52 solo blocks and 258 kills.
Grace Marti, 5-10, Junior, Middle Hitter
Elite defender at the net with 74 solo blocks and 161 kills on .340 hitting efficiency.
Caitlin Ogdahl, 5-9, Junior, Outside Hitter
Valuable defender with front row skill who tallied 161 kills and 197 digs with a 91 percent serve receive accuracy. Logged 34 ace serves as well.
Abby Stark, 5-6, Freshman, Libero
Defensive powerhouse that excels in service with 60 ace serves and 90 percent serve receive accuracy. Finished 2017 with 387 digs (4.3 digs per set).
Carly Wedel, 6-1, Junior, Outside Hitter
Dominant front row presence with 271 kills with .350 hitting percentage in 2017. Also added 48 blocks.
Yellow Medicine East
Mackenzie Dyrdahl, 5-10, Junior, Middle Hitter
Versatile middle hitter with back row talent. Finished 2017 with 199 digs and 56 ace serves, both team-highs. Also added 194 kills and 27 solo blocks.
Meeghen Dahlager, 5-10, Junior, Middle Hitter
Hard-working hitter with 162 kills and 176 digs in 2017. Also tallied 22 solo blocks and 14 ace serves.
Madison Hinz, 5-7, Sophomore, Setter
Talented young setter with 576 set assists in 2017, now at 1,301 in her career. Logged 36 ace serves on 94 percent service accuracy and 193 digs.
Anna McCosh, 5-10, Senior, Middle Hitter
Experienced net defender with a team-high 37 solo blocks in 2017. FInished with 123 digs and 152 kills in 2017.