GPAC Announces All-Conference Volleyball Teams

SIOUX CITY, IA (GPACsports.com) – The 2022 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Volleyball All-Conference Team has been selected. Kalli Hegerle from Jamestown was selected as the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Player-of-the-Year. Jon Hegerle from Jamestown was named the Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Coach-of-the-Year. Jamestown won the regular season championship for 2022 with a 15-1 record. The Jimmies also won the GPAC Tournament title over the weekend.

The NAIA Opening Round is scheduled for November 19, with the NAIA National Volleyball Tournament scheduled in Sioux City November 30 – December 6 at the Tyson Events Center. Seven GPAC teams have made the NAIA Postseason this fall. The GPAC All-Conference teams were selected by the league coaches.

GPAC Volleyball First Team 2022 (listed alphabetically)

NAME POSITION SCHOOL CLASS HOMETOWN

Rachel Cushing L College of Saint Mary Jr. Council Bluffs, Iowa

Jazlin De Haan OH Northwestern So. Orange City, Iowa

Alysen Dexter OH Northwestern So. Urbandale, Iowa

Ady Dwight MB Dakota Wesleyan Jr. Langford, S.D.

Madeline Else S Dakota Wesleyan Sr. Holstein, Iowa

Taliyah Flores OH Midland Sr. Papillion, Neb.

*Kalli Hegerle S/RS Jamestown Sr. West Fargo, N.D.

Anna Holen OH Jamestown Sr. Lamoure, N.D.

Ellie Holen L Jamestown Jr. Lamoure, N.D.

Bekah Horstman MB Northwestern Sr. Pella, Iowa

Brenna Krommendyk MB Dordt Sr. Hamburg, Minn.

Hope Leimbach S Midland Sr. Lincoln, Neb.

Gabi Nordaker MB Concordia Jr. Omaha, Neb.

Camryn Opfer OH Concordia Sr. Seward, Neb.

 

*Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Volleyball Player-of-the-Year: Kalli Hegerle, Jamestown

GPAC Volleyball Libero-of-the-Year: Ellie Holen, Jamestown

GPAC Volleyball Setter-of-the-Year: Hope Leimbach, Midland

GPAC Volleyball Freshman-of-the-Year: Ashley Keck, Concordia

Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Volleyball Coach-of-the-Year: Jon Hegerle, Jamestown

 

GPAC Volleyball Second Team 2022 (listed alphabetically)

NAME POSITION SCHOOL CLASS HOMETOWN

Bree Burtwistle S Concordia Sr. Stanton, Neb.

Olivia Granstra DS/L Northwestern So. Sheldon, Iowa

Darienne Johnson MB Jamestown Jr. East Pointe, Mich.

Sydney Marlow OH Morningside So. Burlington, Iowa

Mackenzie Miller RS Dakota Wesleyan Sr. Mitchell, S.D.

Miriam Miller L Hastings So. Lincoln, Neb.

Lexis Olson MB Jamestown So. Langdon, N.D.

Hanna Reiff L Dakota Wesleyan Sr. Chester, S.D.

Jaime Renshaw S Doane Sr. Sioux Falls, S.D.

Abbey Ringler MB Midland So. Seward, Neb.

Carly Rodaway RS Concordia Jr. Lincoln, Neb.

Alli Timmermans RS Dordt Sr. Orange City, Iowa

Delanie Vallinch OH Midland So. Papillion, Neb.

Kamryn Willman MB College of Saint Mary Sr. Grand Island, Neb.

 

HONORABLE MENTION

Briar Cliff – Chloe Johnson (OH) and Tanna Heath (S/L)

College of Saint Mary – Rachel Rosenquist (MH) and Lexie Langley (OH)

Concordia – Ashley Keck (S) and Becca Gebhardt (L)

Dakota Wesleyan – Mariah Gloe (OH) and Tya Weideman (DS)

Doane – Taylor Sluka (RS) and Kirsten Bures (OH)

Dordt – Ellie Voss (MB) and Megan Raszler (S)

Hastings – Makenna Asher (S) and Amani Monroe (MB)

Jamestown – Logan Sherman (RS) and Aleah Zieske (OH)

Midland – Addisyn Mosier (OH/DS) and Brooke Fredrickson (OH/RS)

Morningside – Aureana Bernales (DS) and Claire Wilson (OH)

Mount Marty – Julia Weber (OH) and Alexis Kirkman (MB)

Northwestern – Liv Reitsma (S) and Macay Van’t Hul (MB)