Several area volleyball players have been selected to the District Nine all-star team last week, as voted on by the area District Nine coaches. Troy, Tecumseh, Tippecanoe, Greenon and Northwestern all have players who have been named to the teams.
In Division One, Troy’s Katie Demeo, Miranda Silcott and Camryn Moeller were all named to the Division One first-team which consisted of eight players, while Tecumseh’s Kirsten Nartker and Lucy Eier were also named first-team.
The remaining three players honored to the first-team were Piqua’s Ashley Brading and Kelsey Magoteaux.
On the second-team was Tecumseh’s Zoey Dysinger and Jillian Willams, along with Troy’s Katie Jackson. They were joined by Taylor Rice of Fairborn, Ashley Ho from Piqua and Carrie Nuss from Sidney.
The Division One Player of the Year was Demeo, while the Trojans’ coach Michelle Owen.
From Division Two, Tippecanoe’s Taylor Prall and Emily Shuk were both named to the first-team by the coaches as was Amanda Remmetter from Greenon. They were joined by Hunter Rogan from Urbana, Carly Carafa from Graham, Ben Logan’s Bri Frazier and Coreen Crosby, Maddie Sanders from Kenton Ridge, and Gabrielle Barnes from Shawnee and Dakota White from Kenton Ridge.
The second-team consisted of Isabel Crow of Tippecanoe, along with Mikala Morris from Kenton Ridge, McKenzie Smith of Bellefontaine, Molly Hamilton of Graham, Scarlet Koetsch of Shawnee, Olivia Dunham from Urbana, Kaitlin Trace of Graham, Claudia Spitzer from Shawnee, Stanleigh Archer of Ben Logan and Lexee Trainer of Kenton Ridge.
Rogan from Urbana was the Player of the Year.
In Division Three, Northwestern’s Haley Houseman was named to the first-team, and was joined by Krista Gehret from Anna, Jonni Parker of Miami East, Lauren Craig from Milton Union, Makenzie Grimm of Northeastern, Danielle Winner of Versailles, Elizabeth Ording of Versailles, Kyndall Hellyer of Miami East, Olivia Ames from West Liberty Salem and Madison Dolby of Triad.
On the second-team includes Northwestern senior Rachel Martin, along with Emma Meyer of Anna, Shai Robinson of Arcanum, Ellen Peters from Versailles, Stevie Johnting of Arcanum, Jillian Wesco of Miami East, Bri Stone of Milton Union, Taylor Noel of Northeastern, Alex Burton of West Liberty Salem and Kami McEldowney of Versailles. Parker was named the Division Three Player of the Year.