Four local volleyball players receive All-SE District honors


By Chris Hoppes - choppes@civitasmedia.com



Four student-athletes from Fayette County have received All-Southeast District honors in volleyball for 2016.

Senior Samantha Ritenour from Miami Trace and sophomore Hannah Haithcock of Washington were named First Team, All-SE District.

Miami Trace junior Erica Marshall was named Second Team, All-SE District and Washington senior Haley Maxie was named Honorable Mention, All-SE District.

Ritenour will play in the District all-star match Monday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. at Southeastern High School (Ross County).

District Coach of the Year is Logan Elm’s Kris Kerns.

FIRST TEAM, ALL-SE DISTRICT

Tabi Pontious, Sr., Logan Elm, Player of the Year; Madi Eberst, Jr., Unioto; Macie Rhoads, Jr., Logan Elm; Olivia Eblin, Sr., Chillicothe; Leeanne Stevens, Sr., Circleville; Samantha Ritenour, Sr., Miami Trace.

SECOND TEAM, ALL-SE DISTRICT

Ashley Taylor, Jr., Unioto; Maggie Rhoads, Jr., Logan Elm; Hannah Haithcock, So., Washington; Taylor Remsing, Sr., Hillsboro; Chayden Pitzer, Jr., McClain; Erica Marshall, Jr., Miami Trace.

HONORABLE MENTION, ALL-SE DISTRICT

Gabby Lapurga, Sr., Chillicothe; Laken Smith, Sr., Waverly; Olivia Fausnaugh, Jr., Circleville; Katherine Qualls, So., Fairfield Union; Baylee Hartman, Sr., Logan Elm; Hallie Pinkerton, Fr., Unioto; Haley Maxie, Sr., Washington; Abbey Winegardner, Sr., Unioto.

By Chris Hoppes

choppes@civitasmedia.com

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