Cascade Christian senior outside hitter Claire Hawkins was named the Southern Cascade League player of the year, sophomore libero Aubrey Kievit claimed the league’s defensive player award and the Challengers’ Rob Kleker took home coach of the year honors after recent voting.
Sophomore hitter Caroline McMahon and junior setter Allison Winter also made the first team for conference champion Cascade Christian (28-1).
Hawkins has 268 kills on the season, averaging 9 ½ kills per match at a percentage of .618.
Kievit recorded 219 digs while serving as a staple in serve-receive and defense for the Challengers.
Ashley Rietmann, Madison Christensen and Aessa Catt made the first team for St. Mary’s, as did Rogue River’s Courtney Sakraida.
All-Southern Cascade League Volleyball
PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Claire Hawkins, Cascade Christian.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Aubrey Kievet, Cascade Christian.
COACH OF THE YEAR: Rob Kleker, Cascade Christian.
Claire Hawkins, Sr., Outsider Hitter, Cascade Christian; Caroline McMahon, So., Hitter, Cascade Christian; Allison Winter, Jr., Setter, Cascade Christian; Aubrey Kievit, So., Libero, Cascade Christian; Ashley Rietmann, Sr., Setter, St. Mary’s; Madison Christensen, Sr., Middle Hitter, St. Mary’s; Aessa Catt, Sr., Outside Hitter, St. Mary’s; Madisen Schreder, Sr., Middle Blocker, Lakeview; Lizzy Ramsey, Jr., Setter, Lakeview; Victoria Johnson, Sr., Left Side, Illinois Valley; Courtney Sakraida, Sr., Setter, Rogue River.
Karisa Waldron, Sr., Middle Blocker, Cascade Christian; Mackenzie Addington, Sr., Libero, St. Mary’s; Kenzie Johnston, Jr., Outside Hitter, Lakeview; Lily Bell, Jr., Middle Blocker, Illinois Valley; Destiny Rangel, So., Libero, Rogue River.
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