WOAY – The Class AA volleyball all-state teams were announced Thursday, with players being selected by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association. Area players on the two teams are in bold.
FIRST TEAM – McKenzie Carpenter (Philip Barbour, captain), Kristen Crowder (Bridgeport), Anna Hamilton (Nicholas County), Payton Hefner (Bridgeport), Hannah Rogers (Oak Glen), Savannah Bragg (Independence), Jyra Clark Casto (Philip Barbour), Jordan Irving (Frankfort), Hayley Swiger (Robert C. Byrd), Lanea Cochran (Point Pleasant)
SECOND TEAM – Gracie Mann (James Monroe, captain), Kendall Hill (Winfield), Mykal Daniel (Independence), Olivia Barnett (Shady Spring), Shea Hefner (Bridgeport), Sierra Strickland (Roane County), Seanna Stump (Lewis County), Brooklyn Cook (Shady Spring), Abby Wetzel (Robert C. Byrd), Olivia Stear (Nicholas County)
AREA PLAYERS RECEIVING SPECIAL HONORABLE MENTION – Rachel LeRose (Nicholas County), Laken McKinney (PikeView), Bradlea Hayhurst (Shady Spring), Lexi Bolen (Independence), Maggie Gadomski (Nicholas County), Destiny Blankenship (Independence)
AREA PLAYERS RECEIVING HONORABLE MENTION – Chloe Hatfield (Westside), Morgan Marty (Liberty), Madison Shepherd (Shady Spring)