Players To Watch

MH CHRISTINA BURKE, Howard, Sr.: Recorded a team-high 47 aces last season.

OH KATIE CONNAGHAN, Wilde Lake, Sr.: Posted a team-high 89 kills to go along with 36 aces.

S JENNIFER FELDMANN, Centennial, Jr.: Dished out a county-high 524 assists to go along with a team-leading 124 digs and 55 aces.

OH HEATHER JACOBSON, River Hill, Soph.: Had a stellar freshman year, posting a team-high 56 aces for the fourth-place Hawks.

OH LAUREN MILLER, Reservoir, Jr.: Recorded 133 digs and 92 kills as the Gators reached the championship game of the 2A South Region tournament.

OH MARGOT PHELAN, Centennial, Sr.: All-County selection recorded 107 kills and 48 aces to lead her team to the county championship game and 3A East Region title.

OH CONNIE PIKOUNIS, Mount Hebron, Sr.: All-County selection posted a team-high 144 kills, along with 32 blocks and 70 aces, to lead the Vikings to third place in the county standings.

OH LUCY RUSHING, Chapelgate Christian, Sr.: Recorded 120 kills and 71 aces as the Yellowjackets reached the final of the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference tournament.

OH JAMIE THOMAS, Reservoir, Soph.: Led the Gators to an 11-7 record in their first varsity season with a team-high 94 kills and 142 digs.

OH REBECCA TURSELL, Glenelg, Jr.: All-County selection recorded a team-high 201 kills to go along with 34 aces to lead her team to second consecutive county title.

-- JON GALLO