Head Coach: Jessie Hardy
Key Players: Faith Vitt, Sr., MH; Amie Taylor, Sr., MH; Bailey Schriver, Sr., S; Jaena Cotter, Sr.; Alexis Gustafson, Sr.
Coach Says: “We have a pretty large team this year, two-thirds being freshmen and sophomores. The older classmen have been great with the younger girls and have been teaching and mentoring them.”
Froid-Medicine Lake Redhawks
Head Coach: Kiah Smith
Key Players: Abbi Deubner, Jr., OH (all-conference); Ryah Young, Jr., MH
Coach Says: “The Redhawks are working hard with hopes of repeating as district champions.”
Broadus Lady Hawks
Head Coach: Gordon Archer
Key Players: Brooke Hansen, Sr., MH; Amanda Gaskill, Jr., OH; Ashley Bird, Sr., MH; Taylore Draine, Jr. S.
Coach Says: “We are working hard to get better every day in practice. We will be a contender this year in our district.”
Head Coach: Tracy Krause
Key Players: Kami Krause, Jr.; Kelly Seleg, So.; Tionna Smotherman, So.
Coach Says: “We are a fairly new program. This season we are all working hard and looking to achieve our goals.”
Head Coach: Dina Fritz
Key Players: Courtney Hinnaland, Sr., OH (all-conference); Chantel Schara, Sr., MH (all-conference); Shae Fisher, Jr., S; Ramsey Bailey, Jr., S; Rayne Wilhelm, Jr., OH; Janess Haynie, Jr., MH; Courtney Tennant, Jr., L; Cierra Loudon, So., OH; McKinna Fleming, So., OH; Ashley Becker, So., S; Jianna Clinton, So., MH.
Coach Says: “We are a much more experienced team with some veteran leaders. They have big goals and are working toward reaching them.”
Head Coach: Shersteen Cline
Key Players: Faith Keys, Natahsa Chamberlain, Sandy Viste.
Coach Says: “We have a lot of potential this season. I’m excited to watch them continue to develop their skills and to win some volleyball games.”
Head Coach: Shane Bartschi
Key Players: Ashley Carroll, Sr.; Kira Rosencrans, Jr; Grace Carroll, So.; Sarah Morgan, So.; Shelby Fuhrmann, Fr.; Haylee Fauth, Fr.
Coach Says: “This is our first year having a team in quite a while. We are very excited to have a team this year and ready to get this season rolling. Look for a team that plays hard and works well with each other.”
Head Coach: Kathy Siroky
Key Players: Courtney Capdeville, Sr., MH; Hanna Whitaker, Sr., OH/RS; Delaney Beil, Jr., S; Payton Chopper, So., OH/DS; Madison Taylor, Sr., OH; Alana Malmend, So.,OH/MH; Casity Boucher, Fr., S; Bailey Funk, Fr., OH/MH; Mickayla Johnson, Fr., MH; Jada Sudbrack, Fr., OH/MH; Challisse Young, Fr., MH.
Coach Says: “The girls have been working hard in the offseason and have come to the first practice ready and hungry to play. I am excited to see what is happening with the team dynamic and how the girls are working together while on the court.”
Head Coach: Melissa Holum
Key Players: Erin Wahl, Sr., MB; BoDayle Battleson, Sr., DS/L; Mayson Hudyma, So., OH/DS.
Coach Says: “We have six starters returning from last year’s team, plus five other girls who saw varsity floor time. It’s exciting to start this season with so much returning talent and varsity experience.”
Head Coach: Tiffany Llewellyn
Key Players: Skylar Stenson, Hannah Bakken, Lexi Begger.
Coach Says: “Success isn’t given, it’s earned — on the track, on the field and in the gym with blood and the occasional tear.”
Head Coach: Tonya Steffenson
Coach Says: “At this point in the season, this group of young ladies has more than met my expectations and I’m very excited to see how far their talent takes us.”
Head Coach: Wayne Moorman
Key Players: Emily Tucker, Sr., MH (all-state); Shaniah Schwend, Sr., OH.
Coach Says: “Like last season, we are a developing team. We hope to get up and running by tournaments.”
Head Coach: Connie McQuire
Key Players: Jory Doner, Sr. L; MH Shiloh Skillen-Robison, Sr., MH; Taylor Schaak, Sr., MH-MB.
Coach says: “Hard work and determination will be the key to a successful season.”
Head Coach: Krystal Van Dyke
Key Players: Jenna Bunch, Sr., MB; Courtney Richardson, Jr., MB; Angel Barker, So., OH; Joci Campbell, So., OH; Alyssa Gonzales, So., DS; Breanna Kinn, So., S.
Coach Says: “Our won-loss record from 2013 doesn’t reflect the growth our team experienced. We’re continuing to improve every year, and are expecting to make leaps this year with the addition of the Belfry athletes.”
Grass Range-Winnett Rangers
Head Coach: Kate Johnson
Key Players: Angela Murnion, Sr., MB; Holly Matovich, Sr., S.
Coach Says: “We are a hard-working team and hope to be competitive in our conference.”
Park City Panthers
Head Coach: Jenna Beck
Key Players: Morgan Popp, Sr., MH; Grace Jacquot, Jr., S; Bailee Anderson, Sr., OH; Mackenzie Bernhardt, Sr., S; Hailee Gregerson, Jr.
Coach Says: “All 18 girls are key players. Every one of them has an important role in the success of our team. I’m looking forward to a great season of coaching some hard-working girls.”
Reed Point-Rapelje Renegades
Head Coach: Mary Beil
Key Players: Brianna Krieger, Sr., L (all-conference); Tera Goddard, Sr., MH; Miranda Youngren, Sr., OH; Brooke Krieger, Jr., OH.
Head Coach: Alissa Buckstead
Key Players: Rylee Perkins, Sr., OH; Claire Shoening, Sr., L; Brittany Prinkki, Jr., MH; Sydney Miller, Jr., RS; Danni Lynn Nardinger, So., S; Savvy Weimer, So., MH; Kylee Everett, So., OH.
Coach Says: “Roberts loses one senior last year. We have a lot of young talent ready to play this year. Nobody else is doing burpees as hard as us at 6 a.m.”
Head Coach: Kristen Hering
Key Players: Kylie Schott, WS; Kristy Schott, S; Brenna Becket, M; Lexi Payne, M; Tana Allen, OH.
Coach Says: “My girls are role models on and off the court. Their hard work and dedication to this sports makes me extremely excited to have them as my team.”
Head Coach: Allison Jones
Coach Says: “We have a new coaching staff and a great group of young, talented athletes this year.”
Head Coach: Jill Gilko
Key players: Jaegen Hughes, Jr., MH; Ember Drivdahl, Jr., MH; Franny Royer-Obert, Sr., Utility; Megan Weinheimer, Sr., S.
Coach Says: “We have a lot of upperclassmen and experienced players returning this year. I have high expectations for this season.”
Head Coach: Jolene Ehlert
Key Players: Emily Bergrum, Jr.; Denae McClure, Jr.; Tyra Knerr, Jr.; Lorianne Stulc, So.; Jada Kananen, So.
Coach Says: “We have a young team with a lot of heart. They play well as a team.”
Big Sandy Pioneers
Head Coach: Sherri Roth
Key Players: Abby Gregory, Sr., MB.
Coach Says: “This will be a rebuilding year for us. We graduated eight of the nine varsity players from last year. We have an athletic group of freshmen this year.”
Head Coach: Windie Goldhahn
Key Players: Madeline Woods, Jr., OH/S; Emma Earl, Sr., S; Allix Goldhahn, So., MH; Erin Wolfe, Jr., MH (all-conference); Kristina Dahinden, Jr., OH.
Coach Says: “We have a younger group of athletic girls. They are working hard right now and are excited about playing volleyball this year.”
Head Coach: Christine Smith
Key Players: Dakota Romero, Sr., MH/DS; Bailey Cooper, Jr., OH/DS; Emily Stoker, Jr., OH/DS; Alison Stoker, So., L.
Coach Says: “It’s a rebuilding year. We are a young team with lots of talent, however this is the first time this group will have played together. We are working on everything as a team.”
Head Coach: Darcy Schwindt
Key Players: Ember Schwindt, So. (all-conference); Elsie Carpenter, Sr., MB; Mariah Satterwhite, Sr., OH; Kacie Cummings, Jr., S; Calies Ludvigson, Sr., S.
Head Coach: Betty Klein
Key Players: Delaney McNally, Taylre Sitz, Kelsie Roberts, Taylor Green, Brigit Croy
Coach Says: “I think we will be stronger defensively this year.”
Head Coach: Carmen Harbach
Key Players: Hannah Dean, Sr., MB; Tess Thomas, Sr., Setter; PJ Thomas, Jr., OH;
Coach Says: “We look to improve a little bit with every practice and add a new dimension to our game every week.”
Head Coach: Lisa Cooper
Key Players: Brit Cooper, Sr., MH (all-state); Addie Nesbit, Jr., MH; Alecia Panagakis, Sr., S.
Coach Says: “We have some solid returning players with great athleticism.”
Lone Peak Bighorns
Head Coach: Sarah Griffiths
Key Players: Gabrielle Gasser, Sr., MB; Luisa Locker, So., L; Tehya Braun, Sr., MB; Kuka Holder, Fr., S; Katie Reid, Jr., OH
Coach Says: “We have great expectations for the Bighorns this year. This is our fourth year of varsity play in school history and we feel that our team had developed so much in the last three years, that this is our year to put all the pieces together.”
Shields Valley Rebels
Head Coach: Callee Peebles
Key Players: Brianne Peterson, Sr., S (all-conference); Timbre Barnes, Sr, AA.; Kylie Kerkaert, Jr., MH; Kayla Gagen, Jr., S/MH; Rylee Hoyem, Sr., AA.
Coach Says: “With the loss of two solid seniors in 2013, we bring back a mix of talented athletes that know what it takes to play at the next level.”
Head Coach: Beth Janney
Key Players: Jordan Mueller, Sr., S (all-conference); Nadieia Ewoniuk, Sr., DS; McKenzie Stager, Sr., S/DS; Danielle Ewoniuk, Jr., OH; Marissa Koke, Jr., M.
Coach Says: “Our team is small this year, but we couldn’t ask for a better group of girls. They all want to be here working every day and they set high standards for themselves. Everyone is going to get a lot of playing time this year.”
Twin Bridges Falcons
Head Coach: Jenifer Kearns
Key Players: Paige Phillips, Sr., L (second-team all-conference); Megan Martin, Jr., MH; Kjersten Sandru, Jr., S.
Coach Says: “I am very excited about this year’s team. This is a group of athletes who are not afraid of hard work and pushing themselves while truly enjoying the sport of volleyball. The chemistry is impressive.”
Drummond Lady Trojans
Head Coach: Tina Wetsch
Key Players: Sabrina Shows, Sr., S; Claire Fickler, So., OH; Addison Schindler, So., MH
Coach Says: “Our team is very young this year with only one returning starter. However, we look forward to a competitive year with seven returning varsity letter winners.”
Head Coach: Tammy Lewis
Key Players: Paige Holmes, Jr., S/MH (all-conference); Stephanie Robbins, Jr., OH; Alex Bohlman, So., S/MH.
Coach Says: “After graduating seven seniors this should be a building year for us. But sometimes those building years can yield the best surprises.”
Head Coach: Nikki Casale
Key Players: Amber Ibey, Sr., OH; Michaela Portner, Sr., OH; Carlyjean Conley, Sr., OH/MH.
Coach Says: “This team is showing real promise. I think we’re going to surprise a few people.”