Posted On: 04/3/21 10:15 AM

The George R. Brown Convention Center in downtown Houston was for the second week in a row the stage for a big and important volleyball tournament this past weekend as the facility hosted the 2021 Adidas Lone Star Classic 18s, a national qualifier for USA Girl's Junior National Championship.

Clubs from Texas and several other states were in action for three days at the venue with a total of 180 teams competing across three divisions. Prep Dig was at the event and followed closely the Texas teams competing at the 18 Open Division, the most competitive one, and brings to you this week the reports on the prospects that stood out at the Lone Star Classic.

It’s easy to focus on the big names when covering a tournament but our mission at Prep Dig is to look at every possible prospect, so here are a few unranked players who showed a promising game last weekend.


Mekaila Aupiu – Setter – Houston Skyline 18 Royal – HS: Klein Collins - 2021

Mekaila Aupiu ran the show for a Houston Skyline 18 Royal team that lost a single match during the entire weekend. The 5’10” setter impressed with her great ball

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