Posted On: 12/28/20 8:22 AM

Prep Dig Kansas is proud to announce updates for the Class of 2022 player rankings.

The Class of 2022 is loaded with talent and that talent will continue to improve.

Here is a scouting report on the top five players, all five of whom arguably could have been ranked at the top of the list.

MB, Lauren SchutterLaurenSchutter6'2" | MBWabaunsee | 2022StateKS, 6’2”, Wabaunsee (Ranked No. 1) – Schutter is a slam dunk Division I talent. She has a powerful swing and is a smart player. She finished her 2020 high school season with 438 kills and 179 blocks. She will have out-of-state and in-state colleges scouting her in 2021.

OH, Ava MartinAvaMartin5'10" | SBishop Miege | 2024StateKS, 6’0”,  St. Thomas Aquinas (Ranked No. 2) – St. Thomas Aquinas is loaded with talent and their Class of 2022 outside hitter is as talented as it comes. She finished the 2020 high school season with 333 kills and 124 digs. She is a Division I talent and who will be highly sought after.

OH, Rhian SwansonRhianSwanson6'1" | OHMcPherson | 2022StateKS,  6’1”, McPherson (Ranked No. 3) – Swanson has verbally committed to play for Kansas University. Swanson was named MVP for the AVCTL Division-III. She is highly competitive and will a solid addition to the Jayhawk program.

MH, Abby RoseAbbyRose6'0" | MHSmoky Valley | 2022StateKS, 6’0”, Smoky Valley (Ranked No. 4) – Rose helped lead Smoky Valley to one of its best volleyball seasons in the school’s history. She plays club ball for Fight Club 18-1 and is expected to have a productive club season. She finished her junior season with 316 kills and 98 blocks.

OH, Taylor StockmanTaylorStockman5'11" | OHBlue Valley West | 2022StateKS, 5’11”, Blue Valley West (Ranked No. 5) – Stockman is an explosive athlete and had a huge performance at the Class 6A State Championship. She helped the Jaguars win the state title and finished the 2020 season with 286 kills and 48 blocks.

These five athletes round out the top 10 in our initial Class of 2022 rankings: OH, Lily BoughfmanLilyBoughfman6'0" | OHLittle River | 2022StateKS, Little River, MH, Erika HankeErikaHanke6'0" | MHOlathe East | 2022StateKS, Olathe East; MH, Iyannah JacksonIyannahJackson6'0" | MHLansing | 2022StateKS, Lansing; S, Vivian KiefferVivianKieffer5'6" | LShawnee Mission Northwest | 2022StateKS, Shawnee Mission East; S, Caitlin BishopCaitlinBishop5'8" | SLansing | 2022StateKS, Lansing.