2012-13 Dispatch/Argus Metro Volleyball All-Star team


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Originally Posted Online: Dec. 12, 2012, 11:28 pm
Last Updated: Dec. 13, 2012, 9:12 am
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Player of the Year Jacqueline Twing
Rock Island, S, Sr.:
First-team All-Western Big 6 Conference and second-team all-state from The Champaign News-Gazette; Team captain finished with a school-record 652 assists, averaged 8.4 assists per game and tallied 93 percent serving accuracy; Helped the 30-6 Rocks to a school record for victories this year.

First team Courtney Cutlip
Geneseo, MH/OH, Sr.:
All-Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference West Division first team; 5.6 serve-receives per game, 2.4 digs per game, 2.0 kills per game; 93 percent serving.

Hailey Feldhahn
Rock Island, MH, Jr.:
Averaged 2.8 kills per game; 95 percent serving.

Merritt Johnson
Moline, OH, Jr.:
All-Western Big 6 Conference first team; 3.1 kills per game, 0.47 blocks per game.

Taryn VanEarwage
Rock Island, OH, So.:
Honorable mention all-state by The News-Gazette; 3.9 digs per game, 3.3 kills per game; 93 percent serving.

Rachael Wilson
Moline, Libero, Sr.:
All-Western Big 6 Conference first team.

Honorable mention Alleman: Billie Franks, Erin Morrisey; Geneseo: Kelcey Adams, Kylie Gerhardt, Mallory Wirth; Moline: Brianna Bonner, Becki Hinz; Rock Island: Lindsay Steger, Becca Thomsen.





















 



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