Van's McCarty MVP of District 15-3A volleyball


Haley McCarty, a senior from Van, was voted Most Valuable Player on the District 15-3A volleyball team, the league’s coaches announced.

McCarty helped lead the Lady Vandals to the district title.

Van sophomore Briann Thompson was named Blocker Most Valuable Player, while Van’s Kristen Reaves was voted Coach of the Year.

Canton senior Sierra Zielke was tabbed Defensive MVP, while teammate Brittany Brewer, also a senior, was Hitter MVP.

The Setter MVP was shared by Brownsboro senior Morgan Barnes and Mineola setter Maddie Wood.

The Newcomer of the Year was Madi Montgomery, a freshman from Brownsboro.

First team members include Athens’ Cari Aguilera, Brownsboro’s Kylie Bridges and Jacobi Parker, Mineola’s Marisa Ledkins, Van’s Hallee Carter, Rebakah Rogers and Morgan Wilkerson, and Mabank’s Morgen Gaona and Kourtney Holyfield.

All-District 15-3A Volleyball

Most Valuable Player — Haley McCarty, Sr., Van

Blocker MVP — Briann Thompson, So., Van

Coach — Kristen Reaves, Van

Defensive MVP — Sierra Zielke, Sr., Canton

Hitter MVP — Brittany Brewer, Sr., Canton

Newcomer — Madi Montgomery, Fr., Brownsboro

Setter MVP — Morgan Barnes, Sr., Brownsboro

Setter MVP — Maddie Wood, Sr., Mineola

First Team

MB — Cari Aguilera, Jr,. Athens

MB — Kylie Bridges, Sr,. Brownsboro

MB — Marisa Ledkins, Sr., Mineola

OH — Hallee Carter, So., Van

OH — Morgen Gaona, Sr,. Mabank

OH — Rebakah Rogers, Jr., Van

S — Kourtney Holyfield, Sr,. Mabank

S — Jacobi Parker, Sr., Brownsboro

S — Morgan Wilkerson, Jr., Van

Second Team

BR — Ashlin Lovett, Jr., Van

L — Payton Bledsoe, Sr., Van

L — Jade Green, So., Mineola

L — Amanda Riley, Sr., Canton

MB — Ladae Luqman, Jr., Brownsboro

MB — Bailey Swain, So., Mabank

OH — Kalyan Harris, Sr., Brownsboro

OH — Susannah Wisdom, Sr., Van

RS — Madi Allen, Jr., Canton

RS — Regan Stanley, Sr., Canton

Honorable Mention

BR — Lesley King, Jr., Van; Peyton Stephens, So., Mineola

L — Jordan Koskelin, Sr., Mabank; Mckenzie Parrish, Sr., Athens

MB — Jordan Dawson, So., Mineola; Haley Durden, Sr., Athens; Brielle Patton, Sr., Athens; Breanne Rhines, So., Canton; Shelby Swain, Sr., Mabank;

OH — Abby Baker, Jr., Athens; Kaela Brewington, So., Mineola; Annie Crenshaw, So., Mineola; Meagan Gailey, Jr., Brownsboro; Elizabeth Hilliard, Jr., Athens; Madison Holyfield, So., Mabank; Brittany Johnson,Sr., Mineola; Carissa Luther, Jr.,Van; Anna Wood, Sr., Brownsboro

RS — Mikayla Adams, Jr., Mabank;Kyndal Thompson, Sr., Athens

S — Hannah Feinsod, Sr., Athens

S — Brantlee Neff, Jr., Canton

Academic First Team

Mikayla Adams, Jr., Mabank

Cari Aguilera, Jr., Athens

Madi Allen, Jr., Canton

Abby Baker, Jr., Athens

Payton Bledsoe, Sr., Van

Kylie Bridges, Sr., Brownsboro

Hadley Cain, So., Athens

Hallee Carter, So.,Van

Krystal Davis, Jr., Athens

Haley Durden, So., Athens

Brooke Erickson, Jr., Canton

Hannah Feinsod, Jr., Athens

Rachel French, Jr.,Mabank

Morgen Gaona, Sr., Mabank

Jade Green, So., Mineola

Kalyan Harris, Sr.,Brownsboro

Elizabeth Hilliard,Jr., Athens

Kourtney Holyfield, Sr., Mabank

Madison Holyfield, So., Mabank

Lexi Houston, Brownsboro

Lesley King, Jr., Van

Jordan Koskelin, Sr., Mabank

Presley Lane, Sr., Athens

Marisa Ledkins, Sr., Mineola

Ashlin Lovett, Jr.,Van

Carissa Luther, Jr.,Van

Haley McCarty, Sr.Van

Bailey McDonald,Brownsboro

Madi Montgomery, Fr., Brownsboro

Brantlee Neff, Jr.,Canton

Jacobi Parker, Sr.,Brownsboro

Mckenzie Parrish,Sr., Athens

Brielle Patton, Sr.,Athens

Sarah Red, So., Athens

Brianna Rhines, So., Canton

Amanda Riley, Sr.,Canton

Rebakah Rogers, Jr., Van

Jaycie Smith, Jr., Canton

Amanda Spurger,Jr., Mabank

Peyton Stephens,So., Mineola

Shelby Swain, Sr., Mabank

Briann Thompson, So., Van

Kyndal Thompson, Sr., Athens

Morgan Wilkerson, Jr., Van

Susannah Wisdom, Sr., Van

Anna Wood, Sr., Brownsboro

Madelyn Wood, Sr., Mineola

Sierra Zielke, Sr., Canton