AVCA/NCCAA Division I All-America Team

2009 AVCA NCCAA Division I All-America Team

 

LEXINGTON, Ky. (December 8, 2009) - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) is pleased to announce its inaugural National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Division I Women's Volleyball All-America Team.

 

In cooperation with its newly-formed relationship with the NCCAA, the AVCA will award an All-America Team for both NCCAA Divisions I and II, as well as a National Coach of the Year, National Assistant Coach of the Year and National Player of the Year beginning in 2009.  NCCAA coaches will also be eligible to receive the AVCA Team Academic Award and AVCA Victory Club awards.

 

This year's team honors 14 student-athletes: seven seniors, one junior, four sophomores and two freshman. Six of the lauded individuals are outside hitters, while four middle blockers, two setters and two liberos also earn recognition for the first time.

 

The AVCA NCCAA National Player of the Year, National Assistant Coach of the Year and National Coach of the Year, will be announced on December 9.

 

            
 2009 AVCA NCCAA Division I All-America Team

   

Player

Institution

Pos.

Yr.

Ht.

Keni Abercrombie

Southern Wesleyan University

DS/Lib.

Jr.

5-3

Jackie Albrecht

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

MB

Jr.

5-10

Kelani Daniels

Southwestern Assemblies of God University

OH

Sr.

5-9

Amanda Emmert

Dallas Baptist University

DS/Lib.

Sr.

5-9

Jennifer Gahagan

Malone University

OH

Jr.

5-10

Anna Glass

Spring Arbor University

MB

Sr.

6-0

Emily Henry

Bethel College

MB

So.

6-1

Kylee Husak

Cedarville University

MB

Jr.

6-1

Kelsey Korporal

Northwestern College

DS/Lib.

Jr.

5-8

Steph Koth

Northwestern College

OH

Sr.

5-8

Renee Netherton

Campbellsville University

MB

Sr.

5-11

Amber Smith

Bryan College

MB

Sr.

6-1

Brittani Tool

Southwestern Assemblies of God University

MB

Jr.

5-11

Kaylee VanEngen

Spring Arbor University

S

Jr.

5-9

 

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All-America/Players of the Year Banquet
presented by Zamst
December 14, 2012
Kentucky International Convention Center