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2015 AVCA All-America squads revealed

The AVCA announced the 2015 All-America teams this morning. A day earlier than advertised as well.

2015 AVCA All-America First Team
Courtney Birkett, Colorado College senior S/RS
Karen Chin, Carthage senior S
Kaitlyn Foster, Southwestern senior OH
Jessica Holler, Emory junior MB
Lauren Holt, Springfield junior MB
Abbe Holtze, Colorado College junior OH
Maggie Kamp, Calvin senior OH
Maren Loe, Chicago senior OH
Sydney Miles, Emory senior S
Kelly Reynolds, Juniata junior S
Rikki Schlager, Eastern senior S
Kara Seidenstricker, Wittenberg senior RS
Brianna Sutton, Christopher Newport junior OH
Allison Zastrow, Washington-St. Louis senior S

Central/Midwest Region players on the Second Team
Caroline Dupont, Washington-St. Louis junior MB
Hannah Nimrick, Elmhurst junior S
Ashley Peper, Augsburg senior RS
Erin Syversen, Millikin sophomore OH

Central/Midwest Region players on the Third Team
Emily Heuermann, Carthage senior OH
Lauren Pfeifer, Wisconsin-Whitewater junior OH
Alyssa Taylor, Gustavus Adolphus senior MB

Illinois Wesleyan OH Tyler Brown was named AVCA Freshman of the Year.

Fans of digging and receiving/passing may be disappointed as only two liberos were named to the top three teams. The unsung heroes – and highly celebrated heroes in certain cases – went unsung this year.

-Ricky Nelson


Written by Ricky Nelson

November 17, 2015 at 11:51 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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