A.I.I. News
11.09.2012 - [Volleyball]
Jamestown's Katie Lee
Jamestown's Katie Lee

MAYVILLE, N.D. - Three Association of Independent Institutions (A.I.I.) schools had landed three volleyball players on its All-Conference First team, announced Thursday evening at the banquet hosted by Mayville State University (N.D.). Mayville State is hosting the 2012 A.I.I. Volleyball Conference Postseason tournament, starting with pool play Friday morning at Lewy Lee Fieldhouse.

Cal State San Marcos, Jamestown (N.D.) and Ashford (Iowa) - top three teams ranked in the A.I.I. - had three players on the A.I.I. All-Conference list. A total of 15 players are listed on the A.I.I. All-Conference First team list, while six players were named to the Honorable Mention list.

Senior Katie Lee (Fargo, N.D.) of Jamestown College was selected to the A.I.I. Libero of the Year. As of Thursday, she leads the A.I.I. with 623 digs (5.6 digs per set). She ranks ninth in the nation in digs per set.

The A.I.I. Setter of the Year award went to sophomore Alyssa Foster (Portland, Ore.) of Cal State San Marcos. She produces 1316 set assists as of Thursday, which leads the A.I.I. in assists category.

Below is the list of the A.I.I. Volleyball Postseason All-Conference lists:

A.I.I. Volleyball First-Team

Name

Position

School

Year

Hometown

Sarah Becker

MB

Jamestown (N.D.)

JR

Rochester, Minn.

Taylor DeGraaf

OH

Cal State San Marcos

SO

Arcadia, Calif.

Katie Lee

DS

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

Fargo, N.D.

Josette Glatt

MH

Mayville State (N.D.)

SO

Bismarck, N.D.

Morgan Martells

MH

Ashford (Iowa)

SO

Sterling, Ill.

Alyssa Foster

S

Cal State San Marcos

SO

Portland, Ore.

Karrah Toby

L

Ashford (Iowa)

SO

Fox Lake, Ill.

Aurissa Martens

MH

Valley City State (N.D.)

JR

Manitou, Manitoba Canada

Katie Zent

MB

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

Lefor, N.D.

Nichole May

L

Cal State San Marcos

SR

Huntington Beach, Calif.

Kristen DiPaola

OH

Dakota State (S.D.)

SR

Trinidad, Colo.

Shelby Madigan

OH

La Sierra (Calif.)

SR

Meadow Vista, Calif.

Lina Semaia

OH

La Sierra (Calif.)

SO

Anaheim, Calif.

Liz Gbur

S

Ashford (Iowa)

SR

Harwood Heights, Ill.

Laura Kolness

S

Mayville State (N.D.)

SO

Ada, Minn.


A.I.I. Volleyball Honorable Mention

Name

Position

School

Year

Hometown

Kaitlyn Rogalla

MH

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

Moorhead, Minn.

Brittany Thompson

OH

Cal State San Marcos

SO

Carlsbad, Calif.

Danielle Tombalato

MH

Ashford (Iowa)

SO

Berwyn, Ill.

Ashley Torgusson

DS

Mayville State (N.D.)

SR

Fergus Falls, Minn.

Jill Noeske

OH

Valley City State (N.D.)

SR

Valley City, N.D.

Guadalupe Garcia

RS

La Sierra (Calif.)

JR

Los Angeles, Calif.


A.I.I. Libero of the Year:
Katie Lee, Jamestown (N.D.)
A.I.I. Setter of the Year: Alyssa Foster, Cal State San Marco