High school notebook: Mountain View volleyball standouts pick colleges | High School

A few Mountain Check out senior volleyball standouts have cemented their school strategies.

Commonwealth District and Cost-free Lance-Star player of the calendar year Nalani McBride has signed a nationwide letter of intent with Temple University in Philadelphia.

The libero recorded 436 digs, 91 kills and 70 aces in 2021. She finished her stellar profession with 1,581 digs. She assisted guide Mountain Watch to a 27-1 report and the district championship previous time. She’ll be a section of a rebuilding venture at Temple which went 7-24 in its most modern season.

McBride experienced a great deal of aid all through Mountain View’s memorable operate last fall.

To start with-team All-Space performer Lauren Nelson will compete for the University of Rhode Island. The outside the house hitter led the Wildcats with 311 kills final period. She also racked up 172 digs and 55 aces. She’ll join a Rams software that concluded 13-19 previous year.

Second-team all-district center hitter Claire Wiese has a acquired an appointment to the United States Coast Guard Academy and will contend for its volleyball workforce. The Bears, who went 17-8 previous time, compete in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Convention. Wiese was an honorable point out All-Spot range final year.


5 Orange Large Faculty senior athletes have determined where they approach to expend the upcoming four years.

Monitor and industry standout Arianna Colson is headed to Radford University. Colson retains the faculty report in the higher leap and positioned second in the occasion at the Course 4 indoor condition championships her junior yr with a leap of 5 toes.

Cross state runner Javier Roldan will contend for Longwood. In addition to excelling in cross nation, Roldan was a member of the Hornets’ 3,200 relay workforce that broke the college document by 15 seconds throughout this earlier indoor track and industry period.

Roldan’s teammate on that relay, Ryder Rose, will contend for Bridgewater University.

Lacrosse standout Will Flanagan is on his way to Florida Southern. Flanagan is a founding member of Orange’s new lacrosse software. He performed a few a long time of club lacrosse just before Orange commenced its plan.

Softball 4-calendar year letter-winner Reese Rogers will perform for Japanese Mennonite. Rogers was named all-Jefferson District and all-Central Virginia at catcher in 2021.

NEW Body weight Classes Permitted

The Virginia Higher Faculty League has accredited new fat courses for boys wrestling. The variations have been finalized by the VHSL’s Government Committee at its May 4 meeting and will be powerful July 1.

The VHSL’s present-day weight lessons are: 106, 113, 120, 126, 132, 138, 145, 160, 170, 182, 195, 215 and 285.

There will be no changes from 106 by 138 and at 215 and 285.

The new divisions, nonetheless, will now be 144, 150, 157, 175 and 190.


The Virginia Supreme Elite 17U basketball workforce captured the Significant Shots Rock the Rock with ESPN’s Paul Biancardi match title this past weekend in Rock Hill, S.C.

VSE went 5- on the weekend.

Courtland junior guard Aaron Brooks, a initial-staff All-Location performer, was named event MVP. Caroline junior Gabe Campbell, a 2nd-staff All-Battlefield District guard, acquired championship activity MVP honors.

The staff is coached by James Monroe alumnus Cedric Hopkins. Other users of the 17U squad include: Tremon Adams (Courtland), Jevonte Wright-Parker (Caroline), Ke’Shaun Wallace (JM), Irving Olivis Jr. (Caroline), Antonio Washington (Massaponax), Tahn Bustamante (Spotsylvania), Christian Lewis (Courtland), Shaun Harris (Caroline) and Jayden Freeman (Caroline).

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