Nixa’s Sydney Golden is an all-stater for the second straight season, this year as a member of the Class 5 All-State Team, as voted on by the Missouri High Schools Volleyball Coaches Association.
CAPE GIRARDEAU — Nixa’s volleyball team ran into a freshman phenom in the Class 5 state championship match Friday, as Carlie Sisneros powered Liberty North to a sweep of the Lady Eagles.
Jaycee Fixsen’s numbers at the net in Nixa’s Class 5 District 11 opening-round win Tuesday were about the same as her stats in the Lady Eagles’ District wins a year ago.
Emma Conrad can recall conversations coaches had with her as far back as grade school on where her future would be on the court.
Kylie Wenger savored being part of her first District championship celebration Tuesday, as Clever took the Class 2 District 9 title with a 25-15, 25-14, 25-19 victory over Sparta.
With Ozark gaining signature wins over Willard and Kickapoo this past week, it was no surprise to Lady Tigers coach Adeana Brewer that middle blocker Hannah Tadlock triggered the triumphs.
It was no quick fix for Jaycee Fixsen to become a six-rotation player for Nixa. After waiting her turn a year ago, the junior outside hitter is feeling fulfilled this season while filling a function all over the floor for the Lady Eagles.
Going to camps across the country, Ozark outside hitter Hanna Vorhies has met with players from other states and naturally their conversations have turned to school ball.