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Jasper County Tribune

Four Bolts earn spots on all-conference volleyball team

Baxter’s volleyball team has finished as the runner-up in the Iowa Star Conference’s South Division each of the past three seasons.

For their efforts in 2020, four Bolts landed on the all-conference team that was released recently.

Senior Sophie Meyer was a first-team selection, while seniors Maddie Pierce and Hallee Rainsbarger each were picked to the second team.

Junior Allison Colyn secured honorable mention recognition.

All-conference honors are based on statistics inside ISC South play only.

Meyer led the Bolts to a 4-1 record in conference play. She finished second in the league with 65 kills and 21 aces and was fifth in the conference with 68 digs. Meyer was 79-of-90 in serves.

Pierce ranked sixth in the conference with 50 digs and finished with 11 assists and four aces. She was 32-of-37 in serves.

Rainsbarger ranked third in the conference with nine blocks. She had 24 kills, 16 digs and eight aces. Rainsbarger was 63-of-70 in serves.

Colyn led the conference with 138 assists and was fourth with 15 aces and seven blocks. She added nine kills and 32 digs and was 56-of-72 in serves.

Iowa Star Conference

Volleyball

Final South Division Standings

TEAM CONFERENCE OVERALL

North Tama 5-0 15-14

Baxter 4-1 9-12

Collins-Maxwell 3-2 8-14

GMG 2-3 5-14

Colo-NESCO 1-4 2-21

Meskwaki Settlement 0-5 0-20

Coach of the Year

Devin Womochil, Colo-NESCO

Brycelyn Haughey, GMG

Player of the Year

Jadyn Rausch, North Tama

All-Conference

First Team

Sophie Meyer, senior, Baxter

Jadyn Rausch, sophomore, North Tama

Alexis Hansen, senior, North Tama

Abigail DeBoef, senior, North Tama

Elise Robertson, senior, Collins-Maxwell

Adelyn Sienknecht, freshman, GMG

Jenna Hill, junior, Colo-NESCO

Second Team

Maddie Pierce, senior, Baxter

Hallee Rainsbarger, senior, Baxter

Reagan Franzen, senior, Collins-Maxwell

Aubree Monat, junior, North Tama

Shae Ewoldt, sophomore, North Tama

Emily Vaughn, senior, GMG

Izabel Voelker, junior, Colo-NESCO

Honorable Mention

Allison Colyn, junior, Baxter

Brooke Christie, senior, Collins-Maxwell

McKenzie Niemeyer, senior, Colo-NESCO

Desirae Baldazo, junior, GMG

Geanna Bear, junior, Meskwaki Settlement School

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