Five Buffs make volleyball all-conference team
For the second consecutive season, Madras junior outside hitter Shelby Mauritson has been named the Tri-Valley Conference player of the year.
Mauritson highlighted the five all-conference picks this season from the White Buffalos, who went undefeated in conference play at 10-0.
Along with Mauritson on the first team, junior middle blocker Alexis Urbach and setter Elle Renault were selected.
Junior outside hitter/opposite Keely Brown was named to the second team, and junior middle blocker Taylor Sjolund was tabbed to the honorable mention squad.
First-year head coach Rhea Cardwell was named the leagues coach of the year.
With the Buffs winning 10 straight matches in TVC play, they finished the season 13-11 following a Class 4A first-round playoff loss to Philomath.
Tri-Valley Conference all-star team
Player of the year – Shelby Mauritson, jr., Madras.
Coach of the year – Rhea Cardwell, Madras.
Shelby Mauritson, jr., Madras
Alexis Urbach, jr., Madras
Elle Renault, jr., Madras
Sarah Davis, Estacada
Gabrielle Timmen, La Salle Prep
Tori Johnson, Estacada
Danielle Spirlin, La Salle Prep
Keely Brown, jr., Madras
Meghan Studdard, La Salle Prep
Mackenzie Gipple, Estacada
Janelle Ferlan, Molalla
Alicia Feb, Gladstone
Marlie Norman, La Salle Prep
Jessica Wheeler, Estacada
Taylor Sjolund, jr., Madras
Haley Shrenk, North Marion
Rachel Berger, La Salle Prep
Helen Daniels, Molalla
Ashley Johnson, Molalla
Ashley Teel, Estacada
Meghan Winkle, Gladstone
Katelyn Satyna, Molalla
Fiona Burrell, Gladstone.