The 6-2 middle hitter dominated the net on defense, often forcing the opposition to abandon hitting over the middle.
Three-year starter at setter averaged 42 assists per match. Named first-team all-SMAC for second straight year.
Second-year starter helped Cavaliers to a second-place finish in the SMAC. Led team in aces (60) and assists (375).
Three-year starter led Chopticon in nearly every offensive statistic except assists. Led Braves to the 3A South Region second round.
Three-year starter earned reputation as the SMAC's top defensive player. Led the team in digs, averaging about four per match.
The 6-1 middle hitter led the Panthers in blocks and finished second in kills, helping the third-year program to an 11-4 record and a fourth-place SMAC finish.
OH--Mackenzie Garvin, Patuxent; Darcey Krug, Northern; Candice Rose, Chopticon. MH--Rachel Leitch, Calvert; Mattie Weber, Northern. S--Jessica Lusk, McDonough.
Player of the Year
Senior middle hitter
Helped Northern win its sixth state title this decade; she has won two state titles in three years of varsity play. Averaged 19 kills per match and tallied 20 kills in a three-game victory over River Hill in the Maryland 3A championship.
Coach of the Year
First-year coach led a team with one returning senior to a 14-3 record and a third-place finish in the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference regular season. The Rams beat then-No. 6 Patuxent and advanced to the 3A South final before losing to No. 1 Northern.
CAPTION: Coach of the Year Morris Davis of McDonough with the All-Extra volleyball team, from left, Tera Blevins and Katie Radford of Northern; Sara Shisler, Patuxent; Laura Fowler, Calvert; Lori Ashton, McDonough; April Shields, Calvert; Jessica Ritchey, Chopticon.