Posted On: 06/30/20 6:11 AM

The 2019 season ended two points short of perfect for King’s.   The lost a heartbreaking fifth set against Chelan by a score of 15-17.   It was the third time that Chelan and King’s had played each other for the 1A state championship.   It was the second year in a row that the King’s season ended in a two point loss in the fifth set.   In 2018 they were knocked out of the state semifinals by Charles Wright Academy, 13-15.  

Their last championship was in 2017, when they took down Cascade of Leavenworth in four sets to claim the title.   Head coach Bart Foley has created a culture of success at King’s.   In 2020, they will be faced with the huge challenge of replacing outside hitter Allie Hansen, setter Ava Mason and outside hitter Katy Rettenmier.   Here are three players that can step up and get King’s back to the top of the 1A division. 

Noelle Alberda, 5’11”, Middle/Outside, Class of 2021
Noelle spent her abbreviated club season with Sudden Impact.   It will be interesting to see if she plays in the middle or at outside hitter for King’s in the fall.   Most likely, she will be wherever coach Foley

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