Posted On: 09/4/21 11:47 AM

With the success factor in Missouri, a couple of Class 2 teams from last year have moved down to Class 1. The moves make this class more evenly balanced than in the past, but Advance also lost a senior class that won 3 straight Class 1 titles. Toss Miller and Cabool into this field, and the championship is up for grabs.  Please take a look at who we feel are some of the top Class 1 teams this year.

 

Miller Cardinals 33-3

Finished third in Class 2 last year, the Cardinals have dropped a class down to 1.  Returning the entire team from that third-place team, Miller will be a tough team to beat. Sparkplug Ali Mitchell leads them as the quarterback feeding a five-headed monster of hitters. Haylie Schnake 244 kills, Emberlynn Kingsley 185 kills, Kaylee Helton Kaylee Helton 5'8" | OH Miller | 2022 State MO 326 kills, Ashten Kingsley 136 kills, and Claudia Hadlock 125 kills and toss in libero Addison Stockton’s 423 digs, predict the Cardinals will be final four bound.

 

Advance 36-1-2

Yes, the three-time defending Class 1 Hornets lost everyone but one from those teams last year.  Returning is the best setter in this class in Alandry Below.  Will

Missouri All Access Pass

Subscribe to Prep Dig Missouri to get access to all premium articles and prospect rankings for as little as $2 per week with an annual subscription!