Rocky's Yang, Dewald receive All-America honors

2013-12-09T19:31:00Z 2013-12-09T22:44:04Z Rocky's Yang, Dewald receive All-America honors The Billings Gazette
December 09, 2013 7:31 pm

Rocky Mountain College's Yang Yang and Anna Dewald have been selected to the NAIA's All-America volleyball teams.

Yang, a 6-foot junior middle blocker, was chosen to the third-team All-America squad, while the 6-3 Dewald, who is also a junior middle blocker, received honorable mention recognition.

Yang and Dewald were the leading hitters and blockers for the Battlin' Bears, who put together a 25-9 record this fall and advanced to the national championship tournament in Iowa.

Abby Nicholas, a senior outside hitter from Montana State Northern, was picked to the All-America second team.

Northern teammates Joni Nagy and Kelsey Williams, along with Lewis-Clark State's Niurka Toribio, were selected as honorable mention performers.



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