Posted On: 09/28/20 9:10 AM

The next high school volleyball season won’t start in Washington until March 2021, but there’s absolutely no reason why we should wait until there to know more about the best teams in each class. In this series, we’ll dissect each of the state’s six divisions by analyzing the top teams and the most promising players and what we can expect from them when the balls are finally allowed to fly. As our series reaches its fourth week, it’s time to address Class 2B.

 

LaConner

If there’s a volleyball team in the division which is able to retain its status as a favorite in the upcoming season despite the loss of three graduating All-State first-team members, that team is back-to-back champions LaConner. The Braves won’t have the Benson twins Justine and Joanie nor outside hitter Morgan Herrera, but 2019 Co-Player of the Year Ellie Marble is returning to just her second season of high school volleyball and her presence alone should be able to keep the team among the contenders for the next three seasons. So, there’s no reason not to believe in a three-peat.

 

Their three key players are:

 

Ellie Marble – Outside Hitter – Sophomore

Ellie

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