1) Mizuno Sports Performance 18 Elite
The skinny: Won AAU national title with 12-0 mark. Did not lose a set in Orlando. Lauren Carlini named AAU MVP.
2) TAV 18 Black
The skinny: Won Junior Nationals with perfect 10-0 mark. 2012 Mizuno/Volleyball High School Player of the Year Ebony Nwanebu named tournament MVP.
3) Mizuno Northern Lights 18-1
The skinny: Third-place finishes at both Junior Nationals and AAUs. Alyssa Goehner and Samantha Seliger-Swenson named all-tournament at Junior Nationals.
4) Sunshine 18 Westside
The skinny: Took second at Junior Nationals. Ashlie Williams, Jasmine Burton, and Kathleen Harris named to all-tournament team.
5) ASICS KIVA 18 Red
The skinny: Took second at AAUs in Orlando with 10-2 mark. Maya McClendon, Taylor Paulson, and Georgia O’Connell named to AAU All-American team.
6) Tstreet 18 Dan
The skinny: Tied for third at Junior Nationals with 8-2 mark. Hayley Hodson and Bailey Tanner named to all-tournament team.
7) ASICS Munciana Samurai
The skinny: 10-1 mark at AAUs. Lauryn Gillis and Tionna Williams named All-Americans.
8) Orlando Volleyball Academy 18 ASICS
The skinny: Tied for fifth at AAUs and took tenth at Junior Nationals. Lindsey Owens tabbed AAU All-American.
9) NCVC Moxie 18-1
The skinny: Placed fifth at Junior Nationals. Taylor Nelson earned all-tournament honors.
10) Skyline 18 RSB Royal
The skinny: Placed sixth at Junior Nationals. Briana Holman named to all-tournament team.
1) TAV 17 Black
The skinny: Won Junior Nationals 17 Open title. Ainise Havili named tournament MVP. Mary-Kate Marshall and Catherine McCoy earned all-tournament honors.
2) Fusion 17 Black
The skinny: AAU 17 Open champions also took 10th at Junior Nationals. Bryanna Weiskircher named tournament MVP. Alexandra Frantti and Simone Lee also nabbed All-American honors.
3) Academy Volleyball Club Cleveland 17s
The skinny: Excellent showing for Ohio-based club with second-place finishes at Junior Nationals and AAUs. Abby Detering, Jaime Kosiorek, and Cortnee Bowser named all-tournament at Junior Nationals and All-Americans at AAU.
4) ASICS Munciana Aztecs
The skinny: Tied for third at AAUs with 11-2 mark. Mary Kilbane and Olivia Kluger named AAU All-Americans.
5) A5 Mizuno 171 Jing
The skinny: Went 10-1 at AAUs where Haley Templeton and Molly McAlvany were named All-Americans.
6) Coast 17-1
The skinny: Tied for third at Junior Nationals. Raeann Greisen and Brittany Abercrombie named to all-tournament team.
7) SG Elite 17 Roshambo
The skinny: Caroline Knop and Claire Kieffer-Wright named to all-tournament team at Junior Nationals.
8) Mizuno Northern Lights 17-1
The skinny: Tied for fifth at AAUs and tied for seventh at Junior Nationals. Lydia Dimke named all-tournament at Junior Nationals. Molly Lohman earned All-American honor at AAUs.
9) Milwaukee Sting 17 Gold
The skinny: Finished 10-1 at AAUs with Caitlyn Coffey earning All-American status.
10) Colorado Juniors Kapea 17 Jude
The skinny Took fifth at Junior Nationals with 8-2 record. Haleigh Washington earned all-tournament honors.
1) ASICS MAVS 16 Blue
The skinny: Went a perfect 10-0 en route to 16 Open title at Junior Nationals.
2) Legacy 16-1
The skinny: Ran the table at AAUs (13-0) and tied for seventh at Junior Nationals. Jenna Lerg named AAU MVP. Katherine Carlson named all-tournament at Junior Nationals and AAUs. Alison Bastianelli given All-American honors at AAUs.
3) Mizuno Northern Lights 16-1
The skinny: Took second at AAUs. Jade Tingelhoff, Jordan Thompson, and Taylor Soine named AAU All-Americans.
4) Iowa Rockets
The skinny: Runner-up finish at Junior Nationals. Morgan Melchert, Riley Sents, and Mikaela Foecke named all-tournament.
5) Five Starz 16-1
The skinny: Tied for third at Junior Nationals and placed Abby Jensen, Adlee Van Winden, and Torrey Van Winden on all-tournament team.
6) Rancho Valley 16 Premi
The skinny: Went 8-2 at Junior Nationals. Mary Lake and Sedona Hansen named to all-tournament team.
7) Minnesota Select 16-1
The skinny: Took third at AAUs with 11-1 mark. Sydney Hilley and Hope Schiller earned All-American honors.
8) TAV 16 Black
The skinny: Anna Walsh earned all-tournament honors at Junior Nationals.
9) ASICS Munciana Wild
The skinny: Went 10-1 and tied for fifth at AAUs. Quincey Gary named to All-American team.
10) Nebraska Juniors 16-1
The skinny: Brittany Witt given All-American honors at AAUs in Orlando.
1) Mizuno Sports Performance 15 Elite
The skinny: Sports Performance finishes No. 1 in two age divisions after the 15s went 12-0 at AAUs. Molly Haggerty named tournament MVP. Megan Lohmiller, Tiffany Clark, and Mackenzi Welsh earned All-American honors.
2) AZ Storm 15 Thunder
The skinny: Arizona club went a perfect 10-0 en route to Junior Nationals title. Justine Spann, Katie Oleksak, and Khalia Lanier named to all-tournament team.
3) Mizuno Northern Lights 15-1
The skinny: Finished 11-1 and took second at AAUs in Orlando. Natalie Haben, Brittany McLean, and Lara Schultz named All-Americans.
4) Knights 15 National Royal
The skinny: Second-place showing at North Texas-dominated 15 Open field at Junior Nationals. Whitney Scroggins, Francesca Goncalves, and Victoria Durney-Reyer named to all-tournament team.
5) Skyline 15 RSB Royal
The skinny: Tied for third with 7-2 mark at Junior Nationals. Chandler Atwood and Dana Valelly named to all-tournament team.
6) ASICS KIVA 15 Red
The skinny: Went 10-1 and tied for third at AAUs in Orlando with Shelby Olsen and Allie Gregory earning All-American honors.
7) Madfrog 15s N Jones
The skinny: Tied for third at Junior Nationals. Elizabeth Stephens and Claire Embry named to all-tournament team.
8) Union 15 ASICS Ken
The skinny: Kentucky-based club went 11-1 at AAUs. Lindsey Stuber earned All-American honors.
9) Tstreet 15 Chris
The skinny: Finished 9-2 at Junior Nationals. Kathryn Plummer and Milica Mirkovic named to all-tournament team.
10) Wisconsin Juniors 151
The skinny: Posted a 9-2 mark at AAUs. Quinn Spieker named All-American.
Originally published in November 2013