2012 AVCA NAIA All-America Teams

12/5/2012

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2012 AVCA NAIA ALL-AMERICA TEAMS


LEXINGTON, Ky.
(December 5, 2012) - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced its women's volleyball All-America teams for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), as selected by the NAIA Volleyball All-America Selection Committee.

 

 

 2012 AVCA NAIA First-Team All-America

  

 

Name   Institution Pos Yr Ht Hometown
Christine  Douglas$^ Biola CA OH Sr 6'1 Cypress,CA
Amy  Weststeyn$ Biola CA MH So 6'3 Visalia, CA
Elena Berroteran Columbia MO  Lib  Sr 5'7 Caracas, Venezuela
Kahoriz  Feliz Columbia MO  OH Jr 6'0 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 
Paula  Ferreira*%# Columbia MO  S Sr 5'9 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Madison  Ekis Concordia-Irvine CA OH Jr 6'0 Phelan, CA
Brooke  Marino* Concordia-Irvine CA OH Sr 5'10 Mission Viejo, CA
Jordan Holcomb  Embry-Riddle FL OH Sr 5'10 New Smyrna Beach, FL
Kendra  Schwein Hastings NE OH Sr 5'10 Highland Ranch, CO
Kristine  Egebrecht Indiana Wesleyan IN MH Jr 6'0 West Chicago, IL
Kristin  Pressley$ Oklahoma Baptist OK OH Jr 5'11 Mansfield, Texas
Vanja  Joksic UT-Brownsville TX MH So 6'1 Gornji Milanovic, Serbia
Danica  Markovic$% UT-Brownsville TX OH Jr 6'0 Subolica, Serbia
Alicia  Olson Viterbo WI OH So 6'0 Eau Claire, Wis.


2012 AVCA NAIA Second-Team All-America
     

 

 

Name   Institution Pos Yr Ht Hometown
Jordan Broady Bellevue NE S Sr 5'9 Johnson, NE
Chelsee  Arnitz Biola CA MH Jr 6'0 Yorba Linda,CA
Gracee  Gallarda Biola CA S Jr 5'9 Yorba Linda, CA
Mi  Le Concordia-Irvine CA MH Jr 6'3 Yantai, China
Reanna  Schelhaas Concordia-Irvine CA MH So 6'1 Los Alamitos, CA
Susan  Rollman@! Doane NE MH Sr 6'1 Humphrey, NE
Devon  Jensen*^ Grand View IA OH Sr 6'0 Underwood, Iowa
Shayna  Schacher Hastings NE MH Jr 5'10 Grand Island, NE
Yui  Iwase$ Indiana Wesleyan IN S Sr 5'8 Plano, TX
Sarah  Becker Jamestown ND MH Jr 6'1 Rochester, MN
Irene  Ojukwu Lee TN OH Jr 6'1 San Paulo, Brazil 
Evia  Prieditis Madonna MI S Jr 5'10 Milford, MI
Sam  Dougherty The Masters, CA OH Jr 5'11 Madera,CA
Ana Guerra*! UT-Brownsville TX MH Jr 6'1 Sao Paulo, Brazil

 

2012 AVCA NAIA Third-Team All-America  

 

 

Name   Institution Pos Yr Ht Hometown
Taylor  Martin  Embry-Riddle FL OH Sr 5'11 Orange Park, FL 
Adriana  Vazquez@ Embry-Riddle FL S Sr 5'6 Orlando, FL   
Kaley  Lyons$ Evangel M0 MH Sr 6'0 Springfield, MO
Fernanda  Ferreira@ Freed Hardeman TN OH Sr 6'0 Minas Gerais, Brazil
Rachel  Eubanks Georgetown KY  OH So 6'0 Cincinnati, Ohio
Haley  Beardsley Hastings NE S Sr 5'8 Sterling, CO
Lauren  Crump! Indiana East IN S Sr 5'8 Indianapolis IN
Breezy  Strete Indiana East IN MH Sr 6'0 Troy OH
Paula  Martins Lee TN MH Jr 5'11 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Molly  Brewster MidAmeria Nazarene KS OH Sr 5'10 Lee's Summit, MO
Casey  Gates Northwestern Ohio OH Jr 5'9 Jackson Center, OH
Sabra  Clark Oklahoma Baptist OK S Sr 5'9 Andover, KS
Livia  Caluori Point Park PA MH Sr 6'3 Uzwil Switzerland
Katie  Flock Viterbo WI OH Sr 5'9 Sparta, Wis.


2012 AVCA NAIA Freshman of the Year:
Aubrey Bekendam, The Master's

2012 AVCA NAIA Player of the Year: Paula Ferreira, Columbia College (MO)

 

* indicates 2011 AVCA NAIA First-Team All-America selection

$ indicates 2011 AVCA NAIA Second-Team All-America selection

@indicates 2011 AVCA NAIA Third-Team All-American selection

% indicates 2010 AVCA NAIA First-Team All-America selection

! indicates 2010 AVCA NAIA Second-Team All-American

^indicates 2010 AVCA NAIA Third-Team All-American selection

& indicates 2009 AVCA NAIA Second-Team All-American selection

# indicates 2009 AVCA NAIA Third-Team All-American selection

 

AVCA NAIA Honorable Mention All-America:  

Name   Institution Pos Yr Ht Hometown
Sashalee  Wallen Bethel TN MH Sr 6'0 Kingston, Jamaca
Taylor  Fink Bryan TN S So 5'8 Kingsport, TN
Taylor  DeGraaf Cal State San Marcos CA OH So 6'0 Arcadia, CA
Alyssa  Foster Cal State San Marcos CA S So 5'10 Portland, OR
Elli  Graff Carroll MT MH Jr 6'0 Bozeman, MT
Torrey  Hulsey College of Idaho MH Sr 6'1 Sutter, Calif.
Jessica  Peacock College of Idaho OH Sr 6'2 Summertime, Australia
Brooke  Simpson Columbia MO  OH Jr 5'11 Scott City, Mo.
Lindsay  Mangan Concordia OR S Jr 5'8 Huntingotn Beach, Calif.
Emily  Max Doane NE MH Jr 6'0 Gothenburg, NE
Kayla  Gesink Dordt IA S So 5'9 Sioux Center, IA
Brittany  Woods Emmanuel GA MH Sr 6'3 Fayetteville, GA
Caraline  Maher Georgetown KY  MH So 6'0 Cincinnati, Ohio
Kadie  Subbert Grand View IA OH So 6'0 Stanton, Iowa
Kelsey  VanUden Great Falls MT OH Sr 6'2 Thousand Oaks, CA
Caitlin  Burroughs Indiana East IN MH Jr 5'11 Richmond IN
Kelsey  Cox Indiana Tech IN MH Sr 6'1 Flushing, Mi
Rae  Brandes Indiana Wesleyan IN OH Jr 5'10 Twin Lakes, WI
Katie  Lee Jamestown ND Lib  Sr 5'10 Fargo, ND
Marija  Zelenovic Lee TN OH So 6'2 Novi Sad, Serbia
Sarah  Anderson Lindsey Wilson KY  Opp So 6'1 Carrollton, Texas
Andrea  Taylor Lindsey Wilson KY  S Sr 5'8 Louisville, Ky.
Nastija  Baranovska Madonna MI MH Sr 6'0 Riga, Latvia
Ashley  Francis Marian IN MH Sr 5'11 Avon, IN
Josette  Glatt Mayville State ND MH So 6'1 Bismarck, ND
Megan  Hayes MidAmeria Nazarene KS MH Sr 6'0 Paola, KS
Linjun  Ji MidAmeria Nazarene KS OH Jr 6'0 Shanhai, China
Ally  Krus Missouri Baptist MO  S Fr 5'8 St. Louis, Mo.
Tami  Brown Northwest Christian OR MH Sr 6'2 Eugene, Ore.
Kaitlin  Floerchinger Northwestern IA OH So 6'1 Treynor, IA
Chrissie Jeannin Ottawa KS S Sr 5'8 Leavenworth, Kansas
Lauren  Purdy Park MO MH Jr 6'0 Arlington, Texas
Lindsey  Oberacker Point Park PA OH Sr 6'0 Erie PA
Desiree  Aramburu Saint Xavier IL S Sr 5'7 Chicago, IL
Kelly  Knudson Saint Xavier IL OH Sr 6'0 Oak Lawn, IL
Megan  Haber Spring Hill AL  MH So 6'0 Lillian, AL 
Taryn  Nash  Spring Hill AL  S Jr 5'9 Independence, MO
Ashley  Richards St. Francis, IL S Sr 5'5 Wilmington, IL
Katie  Vogts Tabor KS OH Sr 5'10 Moundridge, Kansas
Courtney  Herschberger Taylor IN Lib  Sr 5'7 Goshen, IN
Kaitlin  Feddema Trinity Christian IL OH Jr 5'10 Kalamazoo, MI
Jessica  Wiltjer Trinity Christian IL MH So 6'0 Lansing, IL
Michelle  Marques UT-Brownsville TX Opp Jr 6'1 Minas Gerais, Brazil
Jessica  Neves Vanguard CA Opp So 5'11 Mission Viejo, CA
Brandi  Blessing Virginia Intermont VA OH Sr 5'9 Wytheville, VA
Shahala  Hawkins Wayland Baptist TX MH Fr 6'0 Denver City, Texas
Candice  Adema Westmont CA S Sr 6'0 Ripon, CA
Ciara  Turner Westmont CA MH Jr 6'0 Rancho Cucomonga, CA
Ingrid  Mosquera Wiley TX OH Sr 5'10 Cali, Columbia

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