KDUZ/KARP/KGLB Radio is proud to announce the 2013 All Area Volleyball Team. Nominations come directly from area head coaches, while a panel of sports broadcasters vote on the honorees. Here are this year’s honorees:
Kaylie Brazil, NYA, Junior, Libero: All conference, 93% serving, 193 kills, 482 digs, very good in service receive, very good leader and all around athlete.
Morgan Wenninger, GFW, Senior, Setter: Captain, 3 year starter, 2 year all conference, 426 set assists, 176 kills, 98% serving, 314 digs, voted team MVP. She has amassed over 1400 set assists in her career and over 700 digs…both put her In the top 5 in school history in those categories. A driven athlete that plays at a high level, looking to play in college next year.
Hannah Vandervoort, BLHS, Senior, Outside: 277 digs, 222 kills, 15 blocks, 36 service aces, almost 500 career digs, 423 career kills, Teams MVP, 2 years All Conference, very good defensive player and server, 3year letterwinner, 2 year captain.
Autumn Dose, Sibley East, Junior, Outside: 158 kills, 205 digs, 473 serves received, 18 blocks, top all around player, ranks at the top or near the top in all offensive and defenseive categories, 2 year starter.
Ashley Vealetzek, WM, Junior, Middle: 466 kills, 39 blocks, All Conference, Captain for 2014, 274 digs, dominate player at the net, also very good in back row, earned about 44% of the teams points this year.
Chelsea Wandersee, WM, Senior, Setter: 726 set assists, 1,000 assists for career, only 1 ½ seasons at Setter, 277 digs, Captain, always came to work and play, good passion for the game.
Jessica Wolf, Waconia, Junior, Outside: 2 time All Conference, All State HM, 388 kills, .381 hitting %, 53 ace serves, 47 blocks, 155 digs, top hitter on a team that won 23 matches, being recruited by Big 10 schools
Maddison Messner, Hutchinson, Senior, Outside: All Conference, 93% serving, 21 blocks, 128 kills, 15 blocks, 106 digs, good leadership, nice all around player, team feeds off her energy, missed a few weeks with an injury this year.
Camden Schank, HLWW, 8th Grade, Middle: Very good at the net, top attacker on the Lakers, Led Lakers in Kills in all but 3 matches this year, 235 kills for the season, young player with a lot of upside.
Anne Raisenen, Dassel Cokato, Senior, Outside: All State, Captain, school record 426 kills this season, .337 hitting percentage, 212 digs, 30.5 blocks, 4 year starter that recorded her 1,000th kill this year, exceptional leader, playing Volleyball for Michigan Tech.
Brenna Olsen, Dassel Cokato, Senior, Outside: Captain, 52 service aces, 243 kills, 16 blocks, 85 digs, 29 assists, positive athlete, 3 year starter, very reliable.
Kaitlyn Sterner, Dassel Cokato, Senior, Setter/RS: 47 service aces, 133 digs, 98 kills, 578 set assists, does a nice job of running the offense, first year at a new position.
Stephanie Klockmann, GSL, Senior, Middle: 270 kills, 348 digs, 50 blocks, teams senior leader and captain, 114 career blocks, very solid of defense, savvy on offense.
Baylie Kubesh, BOLD, Senior, Setter/Middle: West Central Conference MVP 2 years in a row, great competitor, 318 kills, 38 ace serves, 92% serving, 179 set assists, 88 blocks
Courtney Scoblic, LP/HT, Senior, Middle: 143 kills, 80 blocks, 270 digs, 92 ace serves, good all around player
Rachel Schmidt, Mayer Lutheran, Senior, Outside: All conference, All State, 95% serving, 303 kills, averaged 15.8 kills/match, hard worker, leader of the team
All Area Coach of the Year:
Megan Chatterton, Dassel Cokato: Led team to 3rd place finish in WCC, but also the top season in DC Volleyball history. Sub Section Champions, Section Champions, first ever trip to the state tournament, and a 6th place finish in State, Finished 28-5 this year