Marion puts three on all-league team

Three members of Marion’s 17-19 volleyball team have received recognition from Heart of America league coaches.

Junior Chloe Burkholder was named to the second team. As setter this season, Burkholder recorded a team-high 450 assists. Burkholder also led the team in service aces with 33.

Two Warriors received honorable mention recognition.

Senior Tori Shults led Marion’s offensive attack with a team-high 145 kills. She recorded 73 solo blocks.

Freshman Jayden May led the team with 487 digs and a team-high 628 receptions. She had 21 service aces.

All-HOA volleyball 2018

First team: Grace Thompson, jr., Sedgwick; Kaela Helms, sr., Moundridge; Paige Dechant, sr., Hutchinson Trinity; Kami Matson, so., Sedgwick; Ellen Durst, sr., Moundridge; Trista Watson, fr., Bennington.

Second team: Rebecca Hammersmith, so., Hutchinson Trinity; Dantile Raney, so., Inman; Chloe Burkholder, jr., Marion; Morgan Thunberg, sr., Remington; Macy DeWitt, sr., Inman; Keira Seibrant, sr., Moundridge.

Honorable Mention: Rachel Harma, jr., Inman; Maddy Strecker, jr., Hutchinson Trinity; Meg Friday, jr., Hutchinson Trinity; Katie Neal, sr., Hutchinson Trinity; Jasey Downing, so., Bennington; Jayden May, fr., Marion; Avery Feil, jr., Bennington; Aubrey Anderson, so., Sterling; Caitlin Crisp, sr., Remington; Tori Shults, sr., Marion; Kate Eichelberger, fr., Moundridge; Emma Larson, jr., Ell-Saline; Taylinn Lacey, so., Sedgwick; Hadyn Anderson, jr., Sedgwick; Patsy Zerger, jr., Sedgwick; Alexa Scarlett, fr., Sedgwick.