Posted On: 05/16/20 3:19 PM

You and your family stops for gas in Rockford, eats at Cracker Barrel, and rides the water slides. After a quick tour of Rockford College and a Rockford hockey game, we now take a look at the Northwest Region of Illinois. From Rockford to Dekalb to Elgin and back, this is where you can find some of the best small-school athletes in the state.

Trinity Hays, 2022, 5’8, OH, DeKalb, Club Fusion 

A quality and consistent outside hitter, Trinity also plays defense very well. It’s hard to find a weak link in their serve receive and it’s not her. One of the team leaders for the club Fusion’s outstanding 16s team.

Ella Johnson, 2021, RS/S, Sycamore, Fusion 17 Cardinal

A Rightside hitter-setter, Ella’s experience allows options within Fusions’ lineup. She is the star among Sycamores’ district and regional future. Look out for her.

Paige Keller, 2021, S Crystal Lake Central, Balance Black 18

A Setter with great skills, Paige is a bright spot in the Balance volleyball program. She is also part of a quality CLC High School team looking for a  run at states in 2020.

Megan Kowalski, 2021, S, Dakota

Kowalski has a great set of

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