Posted On: 09/7/20 5:56 PM

This summer we mentioned on occasions many schools would look to newcomers to fill the void on many KC metro teams this fall. We’ve completed the first week and there are some players who caught our eyes. One position many coaches were looking at was the setter position. Here are a handful of players who made solid varsity debuts in week 1.

Emily Pella - 5’7" S - Park Hill  - 2023

The sophomore has stepped up and appears to be the primary setter in the 5-2 offense Park Hill runs. The Trojans went 2-0 during the week and Pella showed she is more than capable of leading the charge. She has 42 assists to begin the season, including 30 in a four-set battle with Platte County. She has shown to be a good decision maker with the ability to push the ball across the court. 

Brynne McGhie - 5’8" S - St. Teresa’s Academy - 2023

Our opinion in the offseason was if the Stars were able to replace their three-year starter at the setting position, they will still be in the championship hunt. It looks like they found it in the sophomore setter. She racked up over 100

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