I.G.C.A. Senior Classic All Stars
Volleyball
Alexus Litts
Position: Setter
Parents Name(s): Joni and Brian Litts
High School: Kennedy
Coach: Michelle Goodall
Awards/Honors:
Third team all state, All conference third team, KCRG athlete of the week and first team all metro
Future Plans: SW Minnesota State
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
N/A
Ali O'Deen
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Mike and Amy O'Deen
High School: Iowa City West
Coach: Kathy Bresnahan
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state and first team all conference 2009, 4A all tournament team 2009, First team all district in 2008 & 09, Special mention all state 2008, USAV National champion and all tournament team 2008, AVCA High School All American watch list 2010, PrepVolleyball top soph list 2008, West High Captain, Iowa High Performance team 2006-09, Most Athletic Female student 2010
Future Plans: Attend the University of Iowa and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Playing in the state finals last year
Ali Stark
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Steve Stark and Roxanne Rolland
High School: Mount Vernon
Coach: Shirley Ryan
Awards/Honors:
Elite All State and all conference 2009, Captain of 2A All tournament team 2009, PrepVolleyball HS All American 2009, 2011 PrepVolleyball Senior Ace, Iowa Sport Connection - Female student/athlete of the month (Sept 2010)
Future Plans: Attend the University of Illinois and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Attend the University of Illinois and play volleyball
Allison Pasker
Position: MH
Parents Name(s): Don and Julie Pasker
High School: West Delaware
Coach: Brett Mather
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state and first team all conference 2009, Class 3A NE All District and Academic all conference 2009, Second team all conference 2008, Honorable mention all conference 2007
Future Plans: Attend a four year college and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
State qualifier in 2008 and 2009
Amanda Bell
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Dean and Becky
High School: Grandview Park Baptist
Coach: Matt Thompson
Awards/Honors:
First team all state and first team all conference in 2009, Second team all state in 2008, First team all conference in 2008
Future Plans: Attend Cedarville University in Ohio and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Going to state two years in a row.
Amanda Platt
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Mark and Kris
High School: Mount Vernon
Coach: Shirley Ryan
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state and first team all conference 2009, 2A all tournament team 2009, All district 2009
Future Plans: Attend Drake University and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Winning state in 2009 without losing a game in the championship match
Ann Miller
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Pete and Julie
High School: Bettendorf
Coach: Diane Lichtenburg
Awards/Honors:
Third team all state and first team all conference 2009, MAC player of the year 2009, first team all metro and all district, Honorable mention all state 2008, Academic letter recipient, 2009 Iowa High Performance team, Excellence in Academic Award 2008 & 09
Future Plans: Attend Western Illinois University and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
When Coach Lichtenburg told us she was the head cheerleader and decided to show us some of her moves!
Brie Winegar
Position: Middle Hitter
Parents Name(s): Troy and Kelly Winegar
High School: Solon
Coach: Kurt Trout
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state 2009 Class 2A Player of the Year First team all conference
Future Plans: Play volleyball at Grandview University
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
None submitted
Brittany Vaske
Position: MH
Parents Name(s): Sandee and George Vaske
High School: Algona
Coach: Shelly TerHark
Awards/Honors:
Honorable mention all state 2009, First team all conference unanimous 2009, First team all area and all district 2009
Future Plans: Attend college and get a degree in nursing
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Making it to state in freshman and junior years and conference champs all four years
Brittni Donaldson
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Jeff & Carmen Donaldson
High School: Sioux City North
Coach: Malina Ard
Awards/Honors:
First team all conference 2009, Honorable Mention IGCA all state, All District 08 & 09, All Western Iowa first team 08 & 09
Future Plans: Attend UNI and play basketball for the Panthers
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Breaking the ace serve school records in soph year and breaking it again in senior year. Set a new school kill record in senior year
Brooke Fessler
Position: Setter
Parents Name(s): Bob and Deborah Fessler
High School: Pella
Coach: Bob Fessler
Awards/Honors:
2009 - IGCA 1st team all state 2009 - DM Register 1st team all state 2008 - IGCA 1st team all state 2008 - DM Register 2nd team all state 2007 - IGCA 2nd team all state 2009, 08, 07, 1st team all conference 2009, 08,07, 3A all district - central 2008 National Champions - USA Volleyball 2008 USA All American Team 2009 Prep Volleyball Classic Most Outstanding Player
Future Plans: Play volleyball at University of Northern Iowa
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Playing in and winning the National Championship game in Dallas Texas 2008
Courtney Kintzel
Position: MH
Parents Name(s): Bob and JoAnn Kintzel
High School: Mount Vernon
Coach: Shirley Ryan
Awards/Honors:
First team all state and first team all conference 2009, 2A all tournament team 2009, Member of four state championship teams - 2009 2A volleyball and basketball, 2009 & 10 3A Track titles
Future Plans: Attend the University of Northern Iowa and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Being a member of 4 state championship teams!
Emily Eberhardt
Position: Libero
Parents Name(s): David and Karla Eberhardt
High School: Mediapolis
Coach: Dennis Jandrey
Awards/Honors:
First team all conference 2009, All Hawk Eye Land and All District 2009
Future Plans: Undecided
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Playing volleyball with my club team in Minneapolis at the Northern Lights tournament.
Erin Roggenburg
Position: MB/OH
Parents Name(s): Amy & Randy Roggenburg
High School: Ankeny
Coach: Dave Whims
Awards/Honors:
All state special mention 2009 All conference - 2nd team
Future Plans: Play volleyball at Drake
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Winning state 2 years in a row
Haley Eckerman
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Julia Eckerman
High School: Waterloo East
Coach: Ali Rahnavardi
Awards/Honors:
Top 5 seniors aces-pepvolleyball Prepvolleyball All American '07,'08,'09
Future Plans: University of Texas play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
N/A
Haley Wandrey
Position: Libero
Parents Name(s): Greg and Ev
High School: Ankeny
Coach: Dave Whims
Awards/Honors:
2010 AVCA Volleyball All American watch list, 2010 Academic all state
Future Plans: Attend college at UNI and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Winning back to back 4A state high school volleyball titles.
Hali Steenhoek
Position: MH
Parents Name(s): Randy and Melissa
High School: Pella
Coach: Bob Fessler
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state and first team all conference 2009, First team all district 2009, Captain of Pella Dutch team 2010, National Honor Society member
Future Plans: Undecided
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Having "girl talk" during Suburban rides and sharing first kiss stories, including coaches, on the way up to state.
Halli Meyer
Position: Setter
Parents Name(s): Chuck and Tammi Meyer
High School: Bettendorf
Coach: Diane Lichtenberg
Awards/Honors:
Honorable Mention all conference in 2009 Second team all metro 2009, First team all conference and first team all metro in soccer 2010, Academic letter recipient, student council and national honor society member
Future Plans: Attend college and play volleyball at Drake University
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
When Coach Lichtenberg rolls and dives in practice
Hallie Peterson
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Mark and Jill
High School: West Forke
Coach: Jill Peterson
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state and first team all conference 2009, All District North Central 2007-2009
Future Plans: Attend Norhwestern College in St. Paul, Mn and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Dressing up the underclassmen for our Halloween practice!
Kara Grant
Position: Outside Hitter
Parents Name(s): Mike and Denise
High School: Western Dubuque
Coach: Carrie Edgin
Awards/Honors:
All state special mention 2009, All conference first team 2009, All district and first team all area
Future Plans: Play volleyball at a four year college
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Beating Beckman for the first time in many years.
Kari Mueller
Position: Libero
Parents Name(s): Brent and Sonia
High School: Iowa City High
Coach: Craig Pitcher
Awards/Honors:
First team all conference in 2009, all district 2009
Future Plans: Attend the University of Iowa and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Our team being together. We just have so much fun and love playing together.
Katelyn Kragt
Position: OH/MH
Parents Name(s): Steve and Nancy Kragt
High School: Sioux Center
Coach: Julie Oldenkamp
Awards/Honors:
First team all conference 2009
Future Plans: Undecided
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
All the interesting moments, with the team, that happen on and off the court.
Katelyn Schuller
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Doug and Audrey Schuller
High School: Unity Christian
Coach: Janna Van Donge
Awards/Honors:
Honorable mention all state and first team all conference 2009, 2A NW All District, Third team all NW Iowa Review 2009
Future Plans: Play volleyball and attend Dordt College
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Going to state my sophomore year
Katie Kelley
Position: Libero
Parents Name(s): Peter and Barbara
High School: Iowa City West
Coach: Kathy Bresnahan
Awards/Honors:
Third team all state and first team all conference in 2009, All District SE Iowa and Iowa Regional High Performance WJNT team, First team all conference and Prep Volleyball.com Defensive Dandy 2010
Future Plans: Attend college at the University of Maryland and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Playing in the state championship game in 2009 against Ankeny.
Kayla Gesink
Position: Setter
Parents Name(s): Kevin and Shelley Gesink
High School: Western Christian
Coach: Tammy VerBeek
Awards/Honors:
First team all state 2009 and first team all conference
Future Plans: Attend college at Dordt College and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Winning state in 2008!
Laura TerHark
Position: Libero
Parents Name(s): Todd and Shelly TerHark
High School: Algona
Coach: Shelly TerHark
Awards/Honors:
Third team all state 08, DM Register second team all state 09, First team all conference 08 & 09, All District 08 & 09 Basketball-08,09 & 10 all district and first team all conference, Second team all state INA & IGCA 09 & 10
Future Plans: Planning to play basketball but am undecided on where.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Playing at state my freshman and junior years
Leisa McClintock
Position: Setter
Parents Name(s): Tim and Angie McClintock
High School: Bishop Heelan
Coach: Mary Miller
Awards/Honors:
First team all state and all conference 2009, 3A all tournament team 2009, Honorable mention all state 2008, All tournament CYO 2009, Captain all tournament team 2010, Metro Athlete of the week, 3A state champions 2007
Future Plans: Attend Wayne State College and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Winning state in 2007
Margit Hansing
Position: Outside Hitter
Parents Name(s): Mark and Ellen
High School: Urbandale
Coach: Liz Baethke
Awards/Honors:
Special Mention All State 09, First team all CIML 09, All District 09, Second team DM Register Elite, Academic all conference in three sports
Future Plans: Attend South Dakota State and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
None entered
Rachel Peth
Position: MB/OH
Parents Name(s): Richard and Mara Peth
High School: Waverly-Shell Rock
Coach: EaVon Woodin
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state 2009 and first team all conference, Player of the game 2009 state championship game
Future Plans: Attend and play volleyball at Northern Iowa.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Winning the state championship in 2009 by 2 points in the fifth game
Roxanne Grundmeier
Position: OH
Parents Name(s): Dennis and Sharmin Grundmeier
High School: Ridge View
Coach: Scott Mitchell
Awards/Honors:
First team all state and first team all conference 2009, All state tournament team 2009
Future Plans: Attend DMACC in Boone and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Getting into the state championship match in 2009.
Sydney Howard
Position: Setter
Parents Name(s): Denise Overmohle
High School: Cedar Falls High School
Coach: Matt
Awards/Honors:
2008-1st Team All Metro 2009-1st Team all Metro,1st Team All Conference,Honorable Mention All State DM Register
Future Plans: Attened South Dakota State to major in nursing and play volleyball
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
None entered
Taylor Goetz
Position: Setter
Parents Name(s): Tom and Terrinye
High School: Ankeny
Coach: Dave Whims
Awards/Honors:
Second team all conference 2009, Made three trips to state tournament, won state as a soph as DS, won state as a junior playing setter, Prep Volleyball top 325 and Senior Aces, Ankeny Honor Roll every semester, Ankeny Homecoming Queen
Future Plans: Attend college at Iowa State University and play volleyball.
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Winning two back to back state championships.
Tory Knuth
Position: Middle Hitter
Parents Name(s): Jim and Dawn
High School: Johnston
Coach: Rick Brooks
Awards/Honors:
Second team all state DM Register, Third team all state IGCA, First team all conference, DM Register Elite All-CIML team, Prepvolleyball.com top 50 recruit and top 100 senior aces, Volleyball magazine top 25 recruits
Future Plans: Play volleyball at Iowa State
Favorite Volleyball Memory:
Playing on a state championship team my freshman year.