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Volleyball - Mon, Nov. 14, 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – After finishing 22-12 and making a trip to the Crossroads League Tournament semifinals, the Marian volleyball team had seven members honored on the All-Crossroads League teams. Anne Strevels was named the Freshman of the Year, while head coach Ashlee Pritchard was named the Coach of the Year.

Strevels and Frannie Stephenson were named to the All-CL First Team. Strevels posted 248 kills on 601 total attacks, while also recording 20 assists, 57 digs and 84 total blocks, which led the team. Stephenson led the Knights with 380 kills on 990 total attacks and she also tallied 10 assists, 127 digs and 40 total blocks.

Julie Hoying and Vanessa Lay were named to the All-CL Second Team. Hoying led the Knights with 665 assists and was third in digs with 252. She also recorded 34 kills and 32 service aces. Lay set the single-season digs record for the Knights with 601, and she also added 90 assists, 15 service aces and six kills.

Emily Graves was named an honorable mention after racking up 149 kills, 65 blocks and 27 digs. Strevels and Madi Heffron were named to the All-Freshman Team. Heffron was second on the team with 536 assists and she added 193 digs. The freshman also had 51 kills and 19 total blocks.

Pritchard was named Coach of the Year after taking the Knights from an 8-18 record to a 22-12 mark. Your online source for Marian Athletics, tickets, multimedia, Knight merchandise, photos and more.