Thomas More-Prep Marian’s Emilee Lane and Jillian Lowe earned recognition on the All-Mid-Continent League volleyball team.

Lane, a freshman, was a first-team selection for the Monarchs while Lowe, a senior, was named to the second team.

Smith Center, which placed third in Class 2A, placed three on the first team — senior Gracen Hutchinson, junior Bree Frieling and freshman Tallon Rentschler.

Phillipsburg senior Alexi Beach and Trego sophomore Lili Shubert were also first-team picks.

Along with Lowe, the second team consisted of Norton senior Hadley Hauser, Phillipsburg senior Ashley Babcock, Smith Center junior Lizzy Pfortmiller, Norton junior Tayli Hartwell and Norton sophomore Avery Miller.

Receiving honorable mention were Plainville senior Ava Brack, Phillipsburg juniors Kylie Solida and Jenna Hoover, Plainville senior Rachel Gilliland, Hill City sophomore Breckan Born and Ellis sophomore Grace Eck.


First team

Gracen Hutchinson, Smith Center; Bree Frieling, Smith Center; Emilee Lane, TMP-Marian; Alexi Beach, Phillipsburg; Tallon Rentschler, Smith Center; Lili Shubert, Trego.

Second team

Hadley Hauser, Norton; Ashley Babcock, Phillipsburg; Lizzy Pfortmiller, Smith Center; Jillian Lowe, TMP-Marian; Tayli Hartwell, Norton; Avery Miller, Norton.

Honorable mention

Ava Brack, Plainville; Kylie Solida, Phillipsburg; Jenna Hoover, Philipsburg; Rachel Gilliland, Plainville; Breckan Born, Hill City; Grace Eck, Ellis.