2012 Mizuno/Volleyball Girls’ High School All-Americans

Ebony Nwanebu: High School Player of the Year

FIRST TEAM

Ebony Nwanebu
Height: 6'4"
Position: OH
Year: Senior
School: Lovejoy (Lucas, Texas)
Quick Stat: Racked up 701 kills for the Class 4A state champions.
**Player of the Year**

Stephanie Campbell
Height: 6'2"
Position: MB
Year: Senior
School: Lafayette (Wildwood, Mo.)
Quick Stat: 254 kills with only 25 errors for the 40-0 state champions.

Lauren Carlini
Height: 6'1"
Position: S/Opp.
Year: Senior
School: West Aurora (Aurora, Ill.)
Quick Stat: Had 333 kills and 303 assists, while hitting .462 for the season.
**Gatorade Player of the Year**

Sheila Doyle
Height: 5'5"
Position: L
Year: Senior
School: Benet Academy (Lisle, Ill.)
Quick Stat: Defensive standout helped team repeat as Illinois 4A champions.

Skylar Dykstra
Height: 5'10"
Position: OH
Year: Senior
School: Redondo Union (Redondo Beach, Calif.)
Quick Stat: Racked up 328 kills and 456 digs for Division I state semifinalists.

Alyssa Goehner
Height: 5'11"
Position: OH
Year: Junior
School: Lakeville North (Lakeville, Minn.)
Quick Stat: Registered 609 kills and hit at a .420 clip for the 32-1 Panthers.

Carly Kan
Height: 5'9"
Position: OH
Year: Senior
School: Punahou (Honolulu, Hawaii)
Quick Stat: State tournament MVP and Interscholastic League of Honolulu player of the year.

Anne Marie Schmidt
Height: 5'6"
Position: L/DS
Year: Senior
School: Archbishop Mitty (San Jose, Calif.)
Quick Stat: Had 570 digs for the Division II state finalists.

Chiaka Ogbogu
Height: 6'1"
Position: MB
Year: Senior
School: Coppell (Coppell, Tex.)
Quick Stat: Had 486 kills and 144 blocks for the Class 5A champions.

Lindsey Owens
Height: 6'1"
Position: OH
Year: Senior
School: Bishop Moore (Orlando, Fla.)
Quick Stat: Florida Dairy Farmers 2012 Miss Volleyball; 469 kills for the season.

Taylor Paulson
Height: 6'3"
Position: MB
Year: Senior
School: Assumption (Louisville, Ken.)
Quick Stat: Named 2012 Miss Kentucky Volleyball.

Amber Rolfzen
Height: 6'3"
Position: OH
Year: Senior
School: Papillion-La Vista South (Papillion, Neb.)
Quick Stat: Part of three state-champion teams that went 121-1.

Kadie Rolfzen
Height: 6'3"
Position: OH
Year: Senior
School: Papillion-La Vista South (Papillion, Neb.)
Quick Stat: Had 369 kills and 340 digs for Class A Nebraska state champs.


See who was named High School Player, Team, and Coach of the Year

Second Team

Ht. | Pos. | Year | School

Amanda Benson
5'6" | L/DS | Sr. | Xavier College Prep (Phoenix, Ariz.)

Reily Buechler
6'1" | OH | Jr. | Torrey Pines (San Diego, Calif.)

Kaitlyn Edwards
6'2" | MB | Sr. | Marymount (Los Angeles, Calif.)

Tayler Higgins
5'9" | S | Sr. | Punahou (Honolulu, Hawaii)

Sara Hughes
5'11" | S/Opp. | Sr. | Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.)

Kelsey Humphreys
6'0" | S | Sr. | Corona del Mar (Newport Beach, Calif.)

Kelly Hunter
5'11" | S | Sr. | Papillion-La Vista South (Papillion, Neb.)

Chloe Reinig
6'4" | OH | Sr. | South Lyon (Mich.)

Haleigh Washington
6'4" | MB | Jr. | Doherty (Colorado Springs, Colo.)

Briana Weber
5'9" | OH | Soph. | Dike-New Hartford (Dike, Iowa)

Sarah Wilhite
6'1" | OH | Sr. | Eden Prairie (Minn.)

Allie Wheeler
5'11" | S/Opp. | Sr. | Archbishop Mitty (San Jose, Calif.)

Third Team

Ht. | Pos. | School

Emmy Allen
6'2" | OH | Jackson, Mill Creek, Wash.
Jillian Bergeson
6'2" | OH | Friendswood, Texas
Cosy Burnett
6'2" | OH | La Costa Canyon, Carlsbad, Calif.
Emily Clemens
5'11" | S | Lindenhurst, N.Y.
Chloe Collins
5'7" | S | Cypress Woods, Texas
Abby Cole
6'5" | MB | Grand Haven, Mich.
Eve Davis
6'2" | OH | Latin School, Charlotte, N.C.
Monique Domme
5'10" | S | Cheyenne Mountain, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Jennie Frager
6'6" | MB | Torrey Pines, San Diego, Calif.
Ashley Harris
6'8" | OH | Casa Grande, Petaluma, Calif.
Hayley Hodson
6'2" | OH | Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, Calif.
Alex Holston
6'1" | Opp. | Sherwood, Sandy Spring, Md.
Tori Jasuta
5'11" | OH | Marymount, Los Angeles, Calif.
McKenzie Jacobsen
6'6" | MB | Clovis West, Fresno, Calif.
Alyssa Jensen
5'11" | S | St. Joseph’s Academy, St. Louis, Mo.
Lily Johnson
5'11" | OH | Lafayette, Wildwood, Mo.
Jenelle Jordan
6'2" | MB | Bellaire, Texas
Hannah Kaminsky
5'11" | S | Benet Academy, Lisle, Ill.
Taylor Krause
5'5", | S | Parkland, Allentown, Pa.
Kira Larson
6'3" | MB | Fargo North, Fargo, N.D.
Taylor Lebo
5'9" | L/DS | LaPorte, Ind.
Maya McClendon
5'10" | OH | DuPont Manual, Louisville, Ky.
Kiara McKibben
5'10" | S | Doherty, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Haleigh Nelson
6'4" | MB | Cardinal Gibbons, Raleigh, N.C.
Lauren Pitz
6'3" | MB | Carmel, Ind.
Pomai Recca
5'9" | OH | Kamehameha, Honolulu, Hawaii
Kelly Robertson
6'0" | MB | Parkland, Allentown Pa.
Katie Roustio
6'2" | OH | O’Fallon, Ill.
Tia Scambray
6'0" | OH | Dana Hills, Dana Point, Calif.
Kaysie Shebeneck
6'1" | S/Opp. | Burlington, Wis.
Katie Stadick
6'3" | MB | Watertown, Wis.
Michelle Strizak
6'1" | OH | Mt. Notre Dame, Cincinnati, Ohio
Bridgette Villano
5'8" | L/DS | St. Thomas Aquinas, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
Cassie Wait
5'8" | L/DS | Gardner-Edgerton, Gardner, Kan.
Reni Meyer-Whalley
5'8" | S | Marymount, Los Angeles, Calif.
McKenzie Willey
6'1" | OH | Lone Peak, Highland, Utah

Originally published in February 2013

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