Posted On: 08/4/19 7:09 PM

First official practices of the 2019 high school volleyball season begin a week from Monday and the first contests are now less than four weeks away. What, exactly, happened to summer?

It feels like I spent my entire summer driving the back roads of the state hitting as many team and individual camps as I could this summer, probably because that's what I did. With that knowledge in hand, I give you a look at what I consider - right now - to the the top five teams in each class.

I will post the full top 10 in each class the weekend before the start of competition, but for now here is a look at the teams I would rank in the top 5 in Class D1 right now.

#1 - Diller-Odell

Last year in Class D1, there were a lot of good teams, but Archbishop Bergan was clearly the most dominant team all year and cruised to the state title. This fall, there are once again a lot of good teams in Class D1 - it's a VERY deep class - but Diller-Odell is simply on another level. The Griffins finished second in the C2 division

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