The 2016 PVCA All-State Girls teams have been announced. They are under the Girl's All-State tab.
The PVCA is pleased to announce the Academic All-State Award. Any varsity player with a 3.5 GPA and/or an A average for the 2015-2016 school year is eligible. The head coach must be a member. Please fill out the form under the Academic All-State tab for any eligible player.
|Altoona Area (Boys)||John Saboe|
|Academy of Notre Dame de Namur||Michael Sheridan|
|Academy of the New Church||Holly Adams|
|Altoona Area (Girls)||Karan Price|
|Bishop Canevin||Kevin Walters|
|Garden Spot||Denny Werner|
|Germantown Academy||Daniel Sullivan|
|Manheim Central||Laurie McClure|
|Pine Grove Area||Sasha Birosik|
|Upper St. Clair||Alex Hinsey|
Kristin Krause, a 5'9" senior setter at State Champion Parkland High School, was named to the All-American Second Team by Volleyball Magazine
Volleyball Great Ellen Toy Passes - "It has been a lovely ride." Ellen Toy
Congratulations Mike Rumbaugh - 200 Wins
The Academic All-State Award winners have been posted. Member coaches may still submit players for recognition.
The following schools have player(s) selected for the all-state team, but the PVCA either does not have a coaching contact or the coach is a non-member. Please contact Daryl Wessner at email@example.com with any information so these players can be properly recognized and receive their certificates. Thanks
Armstrong, Baldwin, Bethel Park, Blue Ridge, Central Dauphin, Central York, ECC, Freeport, Northeast, Purchase Line, Sacred Heart, Seneca Valley, Serra Catholic, Seton Lasalle, Somerset, and Thomas Jefferson
A Bishop Canevin defeats Northstar 25-21, 25-16, & 25-17
AA Berks Catholic defeats Fort Leboeuf 28-26, 25-18, 25-27, & 25-8
AAA Parkland defeats Hempfield 24-26, 23-25, 25-15, 25-16, & 15-12
Congratulations to the new Hall of Fame members. Induction will be on Friday, December 4 at our banquet at the Ramada in State College at 5:00.
Three Pennsylvania players were selected among the top 50 recruits in the class of 2015. Luke Braswell, a 6'5" Penn State bound setter for Northeastern; Michael Fisher, a 6'4" OH from Cumberland Valley who will be attending Pepperdine; and Frank Melvin, a 6'5" OH from Schuylkill Valley who will be attending Penn State were selected by Volleyball Magazine. In addition, Reese Devilbiss, a 6'1" junior OH from Northeastern was selected as 1 of 25 underclassmen to watch.