WVHS Spikers Earn All-Star Honors
Wyalusing Valley senior Laci Holdren was named to the Northern Tier League East first team in all-star balloting by the league’s coaches recently.
Erin Dean-Swank, also a senior, earned All-District Four Class A honors.
Senior Elesha Schulze and junior Erika Huffman were named to the NTL East second team.
Joining Holdren on the NTL East first team are Player of the Year Tori Welliver and Taylor Williams from Towanda, Athens’ Haleigh Waite and Canton’s Rachel Holmes and Morgan Palmer.
On the second team with Schulze and Huffman were Athens’ Jessica Beck, Northeast Bradford’s Aubri Mosier, Sayre’s Desirae Waltman and Towanda’s Alaina Wickwire.
The Towanda coaching staff of Linda Messner and Judy Douglas earned Coaching Staff of the Year honors.
Dean-Swank was joined on the District Four, Class A all-star squad by Canton’s Michaela Gaiotti, Rachel Holmes and Morgan Palmer, Sayre’s Desirae Waltman and Williamson’s Kim Daugherty and Whitney Hurlburt.
Daugherty was named Player of the Year.
In the District Four, Class AA balloting, Welliver was named Player of the Year.
Joining her on the all-star squad were Lourdes’s Molly Loftus, Mansfield’s Courtney Dibble, Towanda’s Taylor Williams, Troy’s Mikayla Bristol and Taryn Hicks and Wellsboro’s Hannah Zuchowski.
The NTL West also named its all-star team.
First-teamers included Mansfield’s Courtney Dibble and Kelsey Tice, Troy’s Mikayla Bristol and Taryn Hicks, Wellsboro’s Hannah Zuchowski and Williamson’s Kim Daugherty and Whitney Hulburt.
The second team included Mansfield’s Felicia Bolt, Troy’s Jen Shedden and Courtney Woodworth, Wellsboro’s Marissa Cornell and Mackenzie Marple and Williamson’s Brittany Carl.