Posted On: 02/24/19 5:16 PM

Photo Credit:  The Des Moines Register

 

The focus may be on the Iowa Girls High School State Basketball Tournament this week, but volleyball is never far from our thoughts!  It seems that multi-sport athletes are getting harder to find, but these players prove that you can be successful playing more than one sport!  Here are the best volleyball players who are taking on the State Basketball Tournament this week:

In 5A action, #1 Johnston opens up with Urbandale on Monday morning.  Johnston’s Regan Nesheim will faceoff against Urbandale’s Mylea Cole, with Johnston winning the two previous match-ups.  Dowling Catholic, with the help from All-District Middle Jacey Kothe, hopes to upset Waukee while Jessie Stuart and SE Polk look to knock off Mizzou Volleyball Recruit Kenna Sauer and the Ankeny Centennial Jaguars. 

Ankeny Centennial's Kenna Sauer
Photo Credit: The Des Moines Register

The best volleyballers in 4A action square off in the first round, with Grinnell High School and Macy Harris facing off against U of Sioux Falls’ Nicole Jacobson and the Heelan Crusaders.  3A’s Sharon Goodman hopes to help her Crestwood team get past Waukon in the first round, while Valparaiso Recruit MaKayla

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