Three Lady Bucs earn Big 10 All-Conference postseason volleyball honors

TENNERTON – Three Buckhannon-Upshur Lady Bucs were honored on the recently announced Big 10 All-Conference Volleyball team.

Senior Kendal Currence earned First Team honors while sophomore Alyssa Abel and senior Tori Perkins were named to the Second Team.

The Lady Bucs finished fifth in the Big 10 Conference standings.

Philip Barbour, which won the Big 10 championship and the Class AA state title, led all teams with three First Team selections (Averi Carpenter, Emily Denison and MacKenna Halfin).

Denison was also named the Big 10 Conference Player of the Year.

Liberty’s Chris Vance was named the Big 10 Conference Coach of the Year.

BIG 10 ALL-CONFERENCE VOLLEYBALL

FIRST TEAM

Kendal Currence – Buckhannon-Upshur

Alexa Martin – Bridgeport

Myleigh Smell – Bridgeport

Olivia Guire – Elkins

Kaytlin Kelley – East Fairmont

Elle Stump – Lewis County

Gabby Floyd – Liberty

Savannah Paterson – Liberty

Averi Carpenter – Philip Barbour

Emily Denison – Philip Barbour

MacKenna Halfin – Philip Barbour

Avery Childers – Robert C. Byrd

SECOND TEAM

Alyssa Abel – Buckhannon-Upshur

Tori Perkins – Buckhannon-Upshur

Joslynn Kirsch – Bridgeport

Ella Sorine – Bridgeport

Caroline Wellman – Grafton

Channing Carson – Lewis County

Hailey Haynes – Liberty

Ally Bragg – Lincoln

Riley Miller – North Marion

Katie Kennedy – Philip Barbour

Gina Alvaro – Robert C. Byrd

Emma Swiger – Robert C. Byrd

Player of the Year – Emily Denison (Philip Barbour)

Coach of the Year – Chris Vance (Liberty)

BIG 10 CONFERENCE STANDINGS

  1. Philip Barbour
  2. Bridgeport
  3. Liberty
  4. Robert C. Byrd
  5. Buckhannon-Upshur
  6. Lewis County
  7. Elkins
  8. East Fairmont
  9. Lincoln
  10. North Marion
  11. Preston
  12. Fairmont Senior
  13. Grafton

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