Volleyball: Childers, Garcia among district honorees
Senior middle blocker Mckenna Fridye of league champion Friendswood was named most valuable player in voting on the all-District 24-6A volleyball team.
Lady Mustang senior Kylie Lockhart was named defensive player of the year while Friendswood senior Faith Marabella shared offensive player of the year with Clear Falls senior Briana Garcia. Clear Creek senior Kelsey Childers was named setter of the year, Clear Springs freshman Shyia Richardson was chosen newcomer of the year, and Friendswood’s Sarah Paulk earned coach of the year honors.
First-team members were Natalie Abowd, Zeyanna Dhalla and Elle McGown of Friendswood; Naomi Jean, Cassie Srb and Mia Johnson of Clear Falls; Sydney O’Dell and Riley Brantley of Clear Creek; Kenadee Poye, Hannah Floyd and Massiel Coronado of Clear Springs; Breana August, Kennedy Crutchfield and Kailin Newsome of Clear Brook; and Brynne Blackmar of Clear Lake.
Second-team selections included Bri McGown and Lauren Hubbard of Friendswood; Savanna Schaff, Erin Kearney, Jordan Dortch, Brianna Daphnis and Anita Parrott of Clear Falls; Jenna Metzinger and Emma Wagenknecht of Clear Creek; Haley Moses of Clear Springs; Jordan Russell and Sydney Saladrigas of Clear Brook; Clare Mills of Clear Lake; Amaya Young of Dickinson; and Teresa Garza of Alvin.
Honorable mention choices included Madison Weisinger and Amanda Hunt of Friendswood; Katy Giusti and Rachel Brown of Clear Falls; Ashlynn Phillips and Miranda Phelps of Clear Creek; Kayla Rainey and Hannah Crawford of Clear Springs; Ysabella Lockwood and Gabby Wilcox of Clear Brook; Margaret Horner and Lyndsey Biggs of Celar Lake; Sharanda Anderson and Destiny Tom of Dickinson; and Meredith Johnson and Hannah Kincaide of Alvin.
Academic all-district members include Reagan Rodriguez, Rhi Navarro, Tobi Phillips, Lana Hayes, Jenna Edmonds, Hadlee Morris, Tara Lauersdorf, Teresa Garza and Hannah Kincaide of Alvin; Kennedy Crutchfield, Sydney Saladrigas, Victoria Pittman, Samantha McClary, Kayleigh Shultz and Gabby Wilcox of Clear Brook; Jenna Metzinger, Hailey Thibodeaux, Madison Cole, Kylie Luedde, Sam Simmonds, Shaina Westfall, Riley Brantley, Alyssa Irvine, Sydney O’Dell, Ashlynn Phillips and Emma Wagenknecht of Clear Creek.
Also, Naomi Jean, Jordan Dortch, Brianna Daphnis, Briana Garcia, Cassie Srb, Savanna Schaff, Erin Kearney and Anita Parrott, Elizabeth Binger, Afiah Brathwaite and Giellermo Jordan of Clear Falls; Lindsey Biggs, Abby West, Julia Ariazola, Libby Saunders, Taylor Bess, Brynne Blackmar, Rachel Dorsey, Margaret Horner, Tori Meyer and Clare Mills of Clear Lake; Massiel Coronaodo, Avery Doubenmier, Hannah Floyd, Liz Koegel, Haley Moses, Ocean O’Neil, Raven O’Neil and Avery Reynolds of Clear Springs; Alex Calve, Sharanda Anderson, Janell Harrell, Destiny Tom and Gabby Pugh of Dickinson; and Natalie Abowd, Zeyanna Dhalla, Lauren Hubbard, Elle McGown, Bailey Donoughue, Amanda Hunt, Madison Weisinger, McKenna Fridye and Ashlyn Ross of Friendswood.