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2017 Tribune All-Area Honorable Mention

ACGC

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.

BBE

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.

Benson

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.

BOLD

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.

Hancock

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.

KMS

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.

Litchfield

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.

Minnewaska

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.

Montevideo

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.

Morris/Chokio-Alberta

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.

New London-Spicer

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.

Paynesville

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.

Willmar

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.

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