Who’s ready for TXHSVB in 2018?

The Texas high school volleyball season has started. Some of the top players in Dallas-Fort Worth made game-changing saves and jaw-dropping moves. Check out a few highlights from the past two seasons.
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The Texas high school volleyball season has started. Some of the top players in Dallas-Fort Worth made game-changing saves and jaw-dropping moves. Check out a few highlights from the past two seasons.
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Volleyball Preview: Dallas-Fort Worth high school volleyball players to watch in 2018

By Brian Gosset

bgosset@star-telegram.com

August 05, 2018 12:17 PM

2018 Schedule

Aug. 6: First day of matches

Oct. 29-30: UIL playoffs

Nov. 9-10: Regional tournament

Nov. 14-17: State tournament (Curtis Culwell Center, Garland)

Star-Telegram 2017 returning All Stars

Setter of the Year: Grace Koper, Colleyville Heritage

Utility of the Year: Molly Phillips, Mansfield

Newcomer of the Year: Natalie Glenn, Southlake Carroll

Second team

Elizabeth Carroll, Arlington Martin

Paige Flickinger, Byron Nelson

Kate Lang, Keller

Annabelle Smith, Southlake Carroll

TGCA 2018 preseason poll

Class 6A

1. Hebron

2. Katy Seven Lakes

3. Byron Nelson

4. Conroe The Woodlands

5. San Antonio Churchill

6. Clear Falls

7. Southlake Carroll

8. Coppell

9. Pearland Dawson

10. McAllen Memorial

Aledo 2019 hitter Hannah Jones is a SFA commit.

Class 5A

1. Aledo

2. Lucas Lovejoy

3. Kingwood Park

4. Amarillo

5. Gregory-Portland

Class 4A

1. Needville

2. Glen Rose

3. Argyle

4. Midlothian Heritage

5. Geronimo Navarro

Class 3A

1. Goliad

2. Bushland

3. Callisburg

4. Brock

5. Boyd

Birdville 2019 defensive specialist Kaley Feris is a Houston Baptist commit.

PLAYERS TO WATCH

Daleigh Ellison, Aledo

Alex Grooms, Aledo

Hannah Jones, Aledo

Sarah Morehead, Aledo

Evelyn Torres, Aledo

Maggie Wackerhagen, Aledo

Moran Christon, Allen

Emily Janek, Allen

Callie Kemohah, Allen

Mariah Hesselgesser, Argyle

Kassidy Reeves, Argyle

Chloe Beard, Arlington

Sam Friedl, Arlington

Sydney Niederhaus, Arlington

Ellie Williams, Arlington

Chy’na Davis, Arlington Heights

Jalee McDonald, Arlington Heights

Joni Schneider, Berkner

Byron Nelson 2020 hitter Paige Flickinger is an LSU indoor and beach commit.

Tatemn Brown, Birdville

Maya Duckworth, Birdville

Kaley Feris, Birdville

Kaitlyn Sykes, Birdville

Emily Ah Leong, Boswell

Jordan McAda, Boswell

Lauren Tolbert, Boswell

Rebecca Eason, Brewer

Roni Harris, Brewer

Kyra Webb, Brewer

Alyssa Lackey, Brock

Emily Rich, Burleson

Mia Smalls, Burleson

Ellie Strebeck, Burleson

Zassmine Birdwell, Burleson Centennial

Casey Hendrixson, Burleson Centennial

Avery Tomme, Burleson Centennial

Southlake Carroll 2019 setter McKenzie Nichols is a TCU commit.

Payton Chamberlain, Byron Nelson

Paige Flickinger, Byron Nelson

Meredith Fusselman, Byron Nelson

Charitie Luper, Byron Nelson

Kelli McKinnon, Byron Nelson

All Saints 2019 hitter Ashton Mares is a Tulane beach commit.
Midlothian Heritage 2020 middle Hanna Larson is a Texas A&M commit.

Delaney Bell, Carroll

Natalie Glenn, Carroll

Harper Hallgren, Carroll

McKenzie Nichols, Carroll

Annabelle Smith, Carroll

Abbey Sweeting, Carroll

Amber Johnson, Cedar Hill

Paizlee Bell, Chisholm Trail

Alexcia Davis, Chisholm Trail

Abby Jones, Cleburne

Jillian Dits, Colleyville Heritage

Grace Koper, Colleyville Heritage

Ashley McKillop, Colleyville Heritage

Madison Gilliland, Coppell

Amarachi Osuji, Coppell

Stella Yan, Coppell

Satasha Kostelecky, Decatur

Alyssa Wallace, Decatur

Caiya Artis, DeSoto

Logan Boyd, Duncanville

Mackinzie Hopkins, Duncanville

Maribel Aumoeualogo, Eaton

Caleigh Enax, Eaton

Paige Mooney, Eaton

Gretchen Moravits, Eaton

Kyndal Payne, Eaton

Hannah Zuege, Euless Trinity

Arlington Grace Prep sisters Bonnie (left) and Molly Davis won the TAPPS sand volleyball state title in June.
Cynthia Davis Courtesy

Afedo Manyang, Everman

Ryann Reed, Everman

Alma Vargas, Everman

Bailey Birch, Flower Mound

Abby Butler, Flower Mound

Sarah Martinez, Flower Mound

Hailey Emmert, Fossil Ridge

Ashleigh Sinku, Fossil Ridge

Sam Hastings, Frisco Centennial

Malley Morris, Frisco Centennial

Jenna Wenaas, Frisco Liberty

Ashton Mares, FW All Saints

Marissa Neal, FW All Saints

Kelsie Selman, FW All Saints

Flower Mound 2019 middle Abby Butler is an Oklahoma commit.
Arlington Martin 2019 setter Elizabeth Carroll is a Northeastern commit.

Bryanna Lytle, Glen Rose

Libby Hinton, Glen Rose

Mallory Rogers, Glen Rose

Logan Smith, Glen Rose

Nicole Yarbrough, Godley

Claire Bullington, Grace Prep

Bonnie Davis, Grace Prep

Molly Davis, Grace Prep

Payton Bell, Granbury

McKenzie Scott, Granbury

Mandy Withey, Granbury

Nicole Buhr, Grapevine

Emmalee Drake, Grapevine

Anna Johnson, Grapevine

Savannah Kjolhede, Grapevine

Symone Wesley, Grapevine

Grapevine 2020 middle Savannah Kjolhede is an Indiana commit.

Hailey Schneider, Guyer

Brooke Slusser, Guyer

Shea Slusser, Guyer

Rachel Tullos, Guyer

Jordyn Williams, Guyer

Emma Clothier, Hebron

Nnedi Okammor, Hebron

Jessica Stancliff, Hebron

Anna Holder, Highland Park

Kendyl Reaugh, Highland Park

Anne Elise Gest, Joshua

Reese Rumfield, Joshua

Mackenzie Ward, Joshua

Prosper 2019 hitter Ciera Hecht is a Texas A&M commit.
Mansfield 2019 middle Molly Phillips is a Texas commit.

Meg Blubaugh, Keller

Sydney Gholson, Keller

Kate Lang, Keller

Jayden Nembhard, Keller

Emmie Riethman, Keller

Anna Simpson, Keller

Abby Wells, Keller Central

Grace Guadagnolo, Kennedale

Lilly Rychlik, Kennedale

Bryley Steinhilber, Kennedale

Reese Robinson, Krum

Sophia Miller, Lake Highlands

Logyn Hinds, Lake Ridge

Alysha Johnson, Lake Ridge

Lyric Stewart, Lake Ridge

Madison Williams, Lake Ridge

Olivia Arnott, Lamar

Allyssa Hamlin, Lamar

Hannah Rahnke, Lamar

Kennedy Stanford, Lamar

Gretchen Walsh, Lamar

LD Bell 2019 libero Isabella Burns is a Central Oklahoma commit.
Keller 2020 setter Kate Lang is a Hawaii commit.

Isabella Burns, LD Bell

Tessa Glick, LD Bell

Malaysia Murdock, Legacy

Isis Williams, Lewisville

Christina Cowsert, Lewisville

Kennadi Harris, Little Elm

Haberdee Vaglienti, Little Elm

Taishlennie Rolon, MacArthur

Mollie Blank, Mansfield

Emily Le, Mansfield

Molly Phillips, Mansfield

Maddie Meiner, Marcus

Camryn Upshaw, Marcus

Nya Blair, Martin

Elizabeth Carroll, Martin

Kylie Loftis, Martin

Abby Thigpen, Martin

Sophie Manson, McKinney

Macey Winburn, McKinney

Aysia Harty, McKinney Boyd

Nylah Encalade, McKinney North

Kelby Buchanan, Midlothian

Samantha Rodgers, Midlothian

Kelsey Carpenter, Midlothian Heritage

Katie Chambers, Midlothian Heritage

Hanna Larson, Midlothian Heritage

Rachel Richie, Midlothian Heritage

Karena Tipton, Midlothian Heritage

Jaryn Towery, Nimitz

Tykia Robinson, North Crowley

Rylie Anderson, Northwest

Morgan Andress, Northwest

Krislyn Jeffery, Northwest

Kori James, Northwest

Jewell Pavlakovic, Northwest

Bailey Tompkins, Northwest

Semira Blair, Paschal

Abby Hyman, Paschal

Kendal King, Paschal

Meg Bartnik, Pearce

Parker Newton, Pearce

Annika Slovak, Pearce

Annie Francis Sullivan, Pearce

Julia Adams, Plano

Iman Ndiaye, Plano West

Jill Pressly, Plano West

Ashley Le, Plano West

Haley Hoang, Plano West

Ciera Hecht, Prosper

Kayla Martin, Prosper

Kylie Mote, Prosper

Madi Whitmire, Prosper

Hailey Hunt, Red Oak

Jadyn Bauss, Reedy

Payton Cerny, Richardson

Natalie Perdue, Richardson

Faith Husbenet, Richland

Simara Peyton, Richland

Jaden Coles, Rockwall

Mckenzie Johnson, Rockwall

Maddison Parmelly, Rockwall-Heath

Tori Kelly, Ryan

Mansfield Lake Ridge 2020 setter Logyn Hinds is a TCU beach commit.
Everman’s Afedo Manyang is a TCU commit.

Kara Barnes, Sachse

Elyssa Kennedy, Sachse

Emma Winiger, Sachse

Kaley Brubaker, Saginaw

Amani Lawrence, Saginaw

Destiny Harden, Skyline

Azhani Tealer, South Grand Prairie

Anna George, Summit

Haley Harvey, Summit

Hailey Baguio, The Colony

Jayda Coleman, The Colony

Sydney Sherlock, Timber Creek

Anna Thomas, Timber Creek

A’nya Ivory, Trimble Tech

Zyonn Smith, Trimble Tech

Elle Bryant, Wakeland

Sydnee Saunders, Wakeland

Lake Ridge 2020 hitter Madison Williams is a Texas commit.
FW Western Hills’ Bailey Robinson is a Bethune Cookman commit.

Essence Clerkley, Waxahachie

Audrey Nalls, Waxahachie

Allison Wells, Waxahachie

Carissa Barnes, Weatherford

Jordan Burks, Weatherford

Londyn Gray, Weatherford

Francine Merchant, Weatherford

Megan Pool, Weatherford

Hollie Perdue, Westlake Academy

Bailey Robinson, Western Hills

Sarah Sheffield, Wylie