Prairie City senior Rilee Emmel and Crane sophomore Kelsie Siegner were recently named as co-players of the year in the High Desert League volleyball all-league selections. The coach of the year was Crane‘s Lindsay Robertson.
After winning the district tournament, Crane was knocked out in the state tournament play-in game, losing to Crosshill Christian 22-25, 25-23, 13-25, 25-16, 15-12. St. Paul would go on to win the 1A state volleyball championship by beating Powder Valley in three sets.
Here are the complete High Desert League all-league teams.
Coach of the Year: Lindsay Robertson – Crane
Riley Davis 11th Crane
Dani Clark 10th Crane
Stella Nichols 11th Adrian
McKenzie Schulthies 12th Adrian
Tayler Eiguren 10th Jordan Valley
Laurel Witzel 11th Crane
Kaitlyn Remick 12th Adrian
Kelsey Gluch 10th Jordan Valley
Becky Mackenzie 12th Jordan Valley
Jessica Zander 11th Crane
Mariah Furtado 12th Adrian
Hannah Bertalotto 12th Adrian
Kiana Quintero 11th Jordan Valley
Cassity Gluch 10th Jordan Valley
Shaine Madden 12th Prairie City
Samantha Workman 11th Prairie City
Hailee Hill 12th Harper