AVCA Announces Under Armour Girls High School All-America Teams

The American Volleyball Coaches Association has announced the 13th annual Under Armour Girls High School All-America Teams.

First team selections will receive an invitation to play in the Under Armour All-America Volleyball Match, will will stream LIVE on FloVolleyball on Friday, Dec. 14.

The state of Texas leads the way with 25 players earning placement on one of the four teams. California checks in at No. 2 with 11.

Watch the Under Armour All-America Match LIVE on FloVolleyball

2018 Under Armour First Team All-America

NameHigh SchoolCityStatePositionCollege
  Izzy AshburnChamplin ParkChamplin MN SWisconsin
  Caitie BairdPerry MeridianIndianapolis

 IN

 OHStanford
  Natalie BertyMater DeiSanta Ana CA OHStanford
  Lauren ClarkChamplin ParkChamplin MN OHPenn State
  Emma EllisCharlotte CatholicCharlotte NC MBPurdue
  Emily FitznerTorrey PinesSan Diego CA S  
  Gabby GonzalesWaltonMarietta GA OHOhio State
  Courtney GorumGrassfieldChesapeake VA MBWisconsin
  Kamaile HiapoSkylineMesa AZ LArizona
  Madison HorinMunsterMunster IN MBUSC
  Riley JamesBarnstableHyannis MA OHBryant
  Kendall KippCorona del MarNewport Beach CA OHStanford
  Makenzie KnucklesYorktownYorktown IN LNebraska
  Madi KubikValleyWest Des Moines IA OHNebraska
  Anna MacDonaldBlessed TrinityRoswell GA LWisconsin
  Kara McGheeClarkSan Antonio TX MBBaylor
  Caroline MeuthChurchillSan Antonio TX OHNotre Dame
  Georgia MurphyThe WoodlandsThe Woodlands TX LOregon
  Camille NazorAssumptionLouisville KY SDuke
  Shea RubrightWest ValleyYakima WA MBMinnesota
  Temitayo Thomas-AilaraMarian CatholicChicago Heights IL OHNorthwestern
  Savannah VachOviedoOviedo FL SMiami
  Madi WhitmireProsperProsper TX SUCONN
  Riley ZuhnFossil RidgeFort Collins CO MBNebraska

Second Team

NameHigh SchoolCityStatePositionCollege
Anita AnwusiAlief HastingsHouston TX MBLSU
Morgan BowerSkyviewNampa ID LBYU
Madeline ChinnNotre Dame PrepPontiac MI OHPurdue
Tasia FarmerLone PeakHighland UT OHUC Santa Barbara
Kate GrimmerQueen CreekQueen Creek AZ OPPBYU
Kayleigh HamesWebbKnoxville TN OHPepperdine
Rylee HintonChampaign CentralChampaign IL MBIllinois
Skyy HowardMallard CreekCharlotte NC OHNorth Carolina
Audrey KlempSt. James AcademyLenexa KS OHLoyola Marymount
Morgan LewisLa Costa CanyonCarlsbad CA RSOregon
Sammi LockwoodPrairie RidgeCrystal Lake IL MBNotre Dame
Reilly MacNeillWaltonMarietta GA LOhio State
Kylie MurrYorktownYorktown IN LOhio State
Audrey NallsWaxahachieWaxahachie TX OHTCU
Mckenzie NicholsCarrollSouthlake TX STCU
Molly PhillipsMansfieldMansfield TX OHTexas
Mac PodrazaBig WalnutSunbury OH SOhio State
Treyaunna RushTexasTexarkana TX RSTexas A&M
Kenna SauerAnkeny CentennialAnkeny IA OHMissouri
Shannon ShieldsXavier College PrepPhoenix AZ SLouisville
Kyla SwansonWahooWahoo NE MBIllinois
McKenna ViciniLexington CatholicLexington KY MBStanford
Riley WagonerDublin CoffmanDublin OH OHHawai'i
Alyiah WellsBriarcrest ChristianEads TN MBAlabama

Third Team

NameHigh SchoolCityStatePositionCollege
Elissa AlcantaraTampa CatholicTampaFLOHColorado
Tara BeilsmithSt. Joseph's AcademySt. LouisMO SE Missouri State
Lexy DenaburgMerritt IslandMerritt IslandFL OH UCLA Beach
Sanaa' DotsonMemorialHoustonTX OH Oklahoma
Kacie EvansWadsworthWadsworthOH OH Georgia
Alexa FortinNorth GwinnettSuwaneeGA Georgia
Grace FrohlingMarymountLos AngelesCA San Diego
Annie HatchMesaMesaAZ OH Iowa State
Lily HeyneSkutt CatholicOmahaNEMB Tulsa
Marissa HinkleRosemountRosemountMN OH UCLA
Ellie HolzmanMt. CarmelNew OrleansLA OH Illinois
Maddie KochAshwaubenonGreen BayWI OHPurdue
Erin MossValwoodValdostaGA MB Georgia Tech
May PertofskySierra CanyonChatsworthCA OH Michigan
Isabella PlummerFairportFairportNY OH Syracuse 
Megan RennerLinn-MarMarionIA Purdue
Anastasia RussHamptonAllison ParkPA MB Pittsburgh
Olivia ScheweCanyon Crest AcademySan DiegoCA MB Princeton
Jayme ScottMercyLouisville KYOH Bellarmine
Lindsay TaylorRockfordRockfordMI OH Miami (OH)
Sydney TaylorImmaculate Heart AcademyWashington TownshipNJ OH Providence
Kira ThomsenChaparralParkerCO OH Montana State
Maria TobergteSt. HenryErlangerKY OH Cincinnati
Isa ZelayaConcordia LutheranTomballTX S/HPepperdine

Honorable Mention

NameHigh SchoolCityStatePositionCollege
Loren Alberts Huntley HuntleyILMB Daemen
Desiree Becker DeWitt DeWittMI MB  Northwestern
Ellie Bichelmeyer St. Teresa's Academy Kansas CityMO OH  Rice
Jill Bohnet College Park The WoodlandsTX DS  LSU
Caroline Bond Emmaus EmmausPA  
Campbell Bowden Coronado El PasoTX OH  Baylor
Madison Bowser Charles J. Colgan ManassasVA MB  Texas A&M
Kennedi Boyd Lone Peak HighlandUT MB  Arizona State
Maddie Boylston Wando Mt. PleasantSC  Virginia
Chelsea Brewster Mitchell MitchellSD OH  South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Paige Briggs Lake Orion Lake OrionMI OH Western Kentucky
Kelly Chen NV - Old Tappan Old TappanNJ L Georgetown
Sami Clarkson Concordia OmahaNE  Nebraska - Omaha
Emma Clothier Hebron CarrolltonTX MB  Florida State
Reagan Cooper Parish Episcopal DallasTX OH  Washington State
Charlotte Cronister Latin ChicagoIL OH  Northwestern
Sophia Davis St. Thomas Aquinas Fort LauderdaleFL MB  James Madison
Lauren DeLo St. Joseph's Catholic GreenvilleSC  Ole Miss
Shelby Dennis Mercy McAuley CincinnatiOH OH  Kennesaw State
Anna Dixon Louisburg LouisburgKSOH  Kansas State
Simone Dominique Notre Dame (SO) Sherman OaksCA OH  Virginia
Caroline Dozier Cardinal Gibbons RaleighNC S James Madison
Rose Duffy Fishers FishersIN  Western Michigan
Grace Dynda Notre Dame Academy ToledoOH OH  Dayton
Kennedy Feuerborn Blue Valley North Overland ParkKS  Baylor
Jayna Francis Princess Anne Virginia BeachVA OH  Virginia
Meghan Froemming Walton MariettaGA MB  Georgia
Lillie Fromdahl McGill-Toolen MobileAL S South Alabama
Allie Garland Clear Creek League CityTX MB UCONN
Ciera Hecht Prosper ProsperTX OH Texas A&M
Samarah Hill Trinity Prep Winter ParkFL OH LSU
Nicole Hoff Millennium GoodyearAZ L Long Beach State
Alyssa Hughes Jesuit PortlandORMB  Gonzaga
Ellie Husemann Eagan EaganMN MB  Minnesota
Kynnedi Johnson Dawson PearlandTX OH  Baylor
Elizabeth Juhnke Lakeville North LakevilleMN OH  South Dakota
Erin Kearney Clear Falls League CityTX DS  NC State
Kailey Keeble Heritage MaryvilleTN  Tennessee
Maggie King Mason MasonOH OH  Western Michigan
Kayce Litzau Greendale GreendaleWI  Wichita State
Wren Macaulay Lake Orion Lake OrionMI S New Hampshire
Margaret Mahlke Downers Grove North Downers GroveIL OH St. Louis University
Kenzie Mantz Belle Plaine Belle PlaineIA MB Iowa State
Afedo Manyang Everman EvermanTX MB TCU
Callie Martin Assumption LouisvilleKY RS Wright State
Mattison Matthews Ashley Hall CharlestonSC MB  Virginia
Nena Mbonu Klein KleinTX MB  Louisville
Julia McCown Ozark OzarkMO MB  Missouri State
Kenya McQuirter McGill-Toolen MobileAL OH Samford
Beth Miller Portville PortvilleNY MB 
Callie Minshew Brandon BrandonMS OH Mississippi State
Emma Monks Assumption LouisvilleKY MB Michigan State
McKenzie Moorman Fenwick Oak ParkILOH South Carolina
Belle Morgan Notre Dame Academy Park HillsKY  Villanova
Kennedy Muckelroy George Ranch RichmondTX RS  Oklahoma
Jessica Nunge Castle NewburghIN OH Florida State
Chiamaka Nwokolo Bishop Hartley ColumbusOH MB Pittsburgh
Caitlin O'Farrell North Gwinnett SuwaneeGA MB Ohio University
Kristina Pepek Mater Dei Santa AnaCA MB UC Santa Barbara
Brooke Phillips Franklin Community FranklinIN S Lipscomb
Alissa Pili Dimond AnchorageAK OH USC Basketball
Jasmine Powell Bishop O'Dowd OaklandCA OH Portland
Natalie Risi Notre Dame Prep PontiacMI OH Ball State
Ellie Rockers Helias Jefferson CityMO OH Columbia College
Emma Schurfranz Mercy LouisvilleKY RS Kennesaw State
Katie Sherman Cherry Creek Greenwood VillageCO OH  
Laura Shoopman Westosha Central SalemWI OH  Oral Roberts
Mckenna Slavik St. Charles East St. CharlesIL  Clemson
Kaitlyn Standifird Skyridge LehiUT  Weber State
Zoie Stewart Sierra Canyon ChatsworthCA MB  Yale
Azhani Tealer South Grand Prairie Grand PrairieTX OH  Kentucky
Zoe Thiros Century PocatelloID OH  Gonzaga
Ava Torrance Avon AvonIN DS  Purdue
Audrey Tuttle George Ranch RichmondTX  Texas Tech
Hannah Vanden Berg Little Chute Little ChuteWI OH  Marquette
Makayla Washington Leon TallahasseeFL MB  South Florida
Zoe WeatheringtonCharlotte Country Day School CharlotteNC OH  Utah
Symone Wesley Grapevine GrapevineTX OH  Houston

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