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Hillestad highlights Class A All-State first team

Posted: Friday, Nov 30th, 2012

Sioux Valley middle hitter Haley Hillestad earned a spot on the Class A All-State first team and fellow senior Kaylee VanderWal (9), a setter, made the second team. Seen here, VanderWal sets up a teammate during a regular-season match against Deubrook Area on Oct. 6 in Volga.

Five players who helped their teams make a rare appearance in the South Dakota State Class A Volleyball Tournament were among the eight selected to the first team of the South Dakota Volleyball Coaches Association All-State team, announced today.

Brooke Pond helped Pine Ridge make its first-ever state volleyball appearance. Shelbie Budmayr took Belle Fourche to its first state tournament since 1995. Kylie Martin helped Dakota Valley get to state for the first time since 2005. Haley Hillestad led Sioux Valley to its first trip since 2009. Abby Dockter anchored Roncalli to a second straight appearance, their first appearances since winning the winter 2002 title.

Also named to the first team were Jessa Doom, who helped Wagner to its fifth straight state appearance, and Sioux Falls Christianís Hayley McCarron and Kristin Stern, who helped the Chargers earn a sixth straight appearance and third straight title.

For the complete article see the 11-30-2012 issue.

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