Volleyball All-State Teams Revealed

November 17, 2021 11:59am

Volleyball All State

Western Christian junior Stella Winterfeld & Unity Christian junior Gracie Schoonhoven have both been named first team all-state by the Iowa Girls Coaches Association.

Winterfeld earned Class 2A honors after pounding down 385 kills while digging a team high 306 balls and serving 90.5% for Western's state runner-up team. Senior teammate Jaylin Van Dyken earned second team all-state honors while junior Abby VerBurg landed on the third team for the Wolfpack. Following a second consecutive trip to the state tournament, Boyden-Hull wound up with two all-staters. Senior Marissa Pottebaum is on the second team while senior Jewel Bergstrom is on the third team in Class 2A.

Schoonhoven collected the first team accolades in Class 3A after leading Unity to the state tournament with a team high 305 kills and 176 digs while serving 91.8%. Sioux Center junior Reagan Jansen received Class 3A third team honors while Sheldon's Payten Lode landed on the second team and the Orab's Claire Johnson received honorable mention.

Three players from Gehlen Catholic's state tournament team gained recognition in Class 1A. Cadence Goebel is on the second team with Lauren Heying on the third team and Miyah Whitehead honorable mention. Akron-Westfield's Natalie Nielsen also was named honorable mention in Class 1A.

You can see the full All-State teams and coaches-of-the-year for each class as well as the Elite All-State Team, Academic All-State players, and All-District Teams here.