Posted On: 01/29/21 8:40 PM

The Central Zone Invite will showcase some of the Midwest’s best talent. Here are some of Ohio’s top teams ready to compete in the 17 Open division.

Tri-State Elite 17 Blue - #3 seed
This squad will continue to garner a lot of attention even though three of their athletes have secured DI commitments. They open the event as one of the favorites given their top-3 seed and have depth and skill to compete with anyone. They have good balance offensively with middles Tessa Jones Tessa Jones 6'1" | MB Seton | 2022 State OH and Kate Hafer Kate Hafer 5'11" | MB Bishop Fenwick | 2022 State OH . Lucy Trump leads the corps of pin attackers while the offense will go as both libero Cammy Niesen Cammy Niesen 5'6" | DS/L Roger Bacon | 2022 State OH and setter Sophia Hudepohl Sophia Hudepohl 5'8" | S St. Ursula | 2022 State OH go, which should mean big things given the consistent quality of their play. 

AVC CLE Rox 17 Red - #8 seed
Expect big things from this team as they are deep with talent, including one of the nation’s best athletes in the 2023 class in Caroline Jurevicius Caroline Jurevicius 6'2" | OH NDCL | 2023 State OH . She has skill and athleticism to compete with anyone. She is surrounded by a group of committed athletes including the big arm of pin hitter Kathryn Randorf Kathryn Randorf 6'1" | OH Gilmour Academy | 2022 State OH and the

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