KCAC announces 2022 Women’s Volleyball Scholar-Athletes

WICHITA, Kan. – The Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) and Barnes & Noble College are pleased to announce that 123 women’s volleyball student-athletes have been named 2022-23 KCAC Scholar-Athletes. Barnes & Noble College is the official sponsor of KCAC Scholar-Athlete and Scholar Team awards, and is the official campus bookstore and course material provider of the KCAC.


Kansas Wesleyan had 13 KCAC Scholar-Athletes.


McPherson leads the conference in women’s volleyball scholar-athletes with 14. Kansas Wesleyan is not far behind with 13, followed by Friends and Ottawa, with 12 each. Bethel, Tabor and Saint Mary all have ten honorees each. Avila, Southwestern, and Sterling each have eight scholar-athletes. Rounding out the list are Bethany (seven), Oklahoma Wesleyan (six), and York (five).

The All-KCAC Scholar-Athlete Academic Award recognizes excellence in the classroom by KCAC member student-athletes who:

are sophomores or above in academic standing at the beginning of the semester in which they compete.

carry a minimum 3.250 cumulative GPA at the beginning of the semester in which they compete.

student-athletes must appear on the eligibility certificate for the sport and have attended one full year at the KCAC institution to be eligible.

The 2022-23 KCAC Women’s Volleyball Scholar-Athletes are:

Kyleigh BlockAvila UniversitySr.Olathe, Kan.
Chloe BrundickAvila UniversitySr.Labadie, Mo.
Addison DavisAvila UniversityJr.Eldon, Mo.
Trisha DuffyAvila UniversitySr.St. Louis, Mo.
McKenzie GreenAvila UniversitySr.Overland Park, Kan.
Sadie RannAvila UniversitySr.Raymore, Mo.
Chelsea SchatzerAvila UniversitySo.Rogersville, Mo.
D’ovion WilliamsAvila UniversityGrad.Leawood, Kan.
Justice BrackneyBethany CollegeSr.Parsons, Kan.
Abigal McDanielBethany CollegeJr.Dallas, Texas
Rylee ParamoreBethany CollegeJr.Perry, Kan.
Paige SpruillBethany CollegeJr.Colorado Springs, Colo.
Parker StevensBethany CollegeSo.Clearwater, Kan.
Felicity WorshamBethany CollegeSo.Atchison, Kan.
McKenzie ScottBethany CollegeSr.Granbury, Texas
Jordan BooneBethel CollegeSo.Gardner, Kan.
Sophia ChindamoBethel CollegeSo.Lawrence, Kan.
Maddie ChuppBethel CollegeSo.Goshen, Ind.
Harlie HuntonBethel CollegeJr.El Dorado Hills, Calif.
Lauren McCrearyBethel CollegeJr.Skiatook, Okla.
Mia RomanBethel CollegeSo.Kansas City, Kan.
Kaity ShimaBethel CollegeSr.Topeka, Kan.
Arianna GomezBethel CollegeSr.Whittier, Calif.
Mia LoganbillBethel CollegeSr.Hesston, Kan.
Katey WilhelmBethel CollegeSr.Meade, Kan.
Gabrielle CoombsFriends UniversitySo.Arvada, Colo.
Abigail EllermannFriends UniversitySo.Garden City, Kan.
Zoe GrolnicFriends UniversitySo.Arvada, Colo.
Sadie HarrisFriends UniversityJr.Oklahoma City, Okla.
Sarah LazarFriends UniversitySr.Rose Hill, Kan.
Mikaela PachnerFriends UniversitySr.Cimarron, Kan.
Nicole RobinsonFriends UniversityJr.Clearwater, Kan.
Sydney RuthFriends UniversitySr.Coalinga, Calif.
Maddy StreckerFriends UniversityJr.Hutchinson, Kan.
Rachel TaylorFriends UniversitySr.Hays, Kan.
Anicia Tyson-SalasFriends UniversityJr.Goddard, Kan.
Kennedy ConradFriends UniversitySo.Prairie Grove, Ark.
Courtney BeersKansas Wesleyan UniversitySo.Olathe, Kan.
Morgan BryandKansas Wesleyan UniversityGrad.Wichita, Kan.
Alexis UtzKansas Wesleyan UniversitySr.Kansas City, Mo.
Allisan McGowanKansas Wesleyan UniversitySr.Pratt, Kan.
Melinna SchumannKansas Wesleyan UniversitySo.Sabetha, Kan.
Cortney HannaKansas Wesleyan UniversitySr.Lawrence, Kan.
Delaney NashKansas Wesleyan UniversitySr.Salina, Kan.
Madyson BeckettKansas Wesleyan UniversityGrad.Halstead, Kan.
Josie DeckingerKansas Wesleyan UniversitySr.Wichita, Kan.
Alana LamleyKansas Wesleyan UniversitySo.Kansas City, Mo.
Katie CrainKansas Wesleyan UniversitySo.Arlington, Texas
Megan PeelerKansas Wesleyan UniversityJr.Russell, Kan.
Hina KuaKansas Wesleyan UniversityJr.Hilo, Hawaii
Malu AkionaMcPherson CollegeSr.Kaaawa, Hawaii
Bailey AvilaMcPherson CollegeSr.Corinth, Texas
Kaci ChadwickMcPherson CollegeSr.Cheyenne Wells, Colo.
Moriah DelgadoMcPherson CollegeJr.Fort Worth, Texas
Zoe JerkeMcPherson CollegeJr.Great Bend, Kan.
Kadee JohnsonMcPherson CollegeJr.Groveton, Texas
Morgan KobeMcPherson CollegeSo.Royse City, Texas
Emily LeesonMcPherson CollegeSr.Bushland, Texas
Delani ListMcPherson CollegeSr.Dodge City, Kan.
Katelyn MooreMcPherson CollegeSr.Douglass, Kan.
Alex PakMcPherson CollegeJr.Pullyaup, Wash.
Bri PowersMcPherson CollegeSr.Adel, Iowa
Claudia RusseMcPherson CollegeSo.Frisco, Texas
Becca SteffenMcPherson CollegeSr.Vinton, Iowa
Addie MathiasOklahoma Wesleyan UniversitySo.Loomis, Calif.
Reese ParrisOklahoma Wesleyan UniversityJr.Paris, Texas
Makaila KeithOklahoma Wesleyan UniversitySr.Tulsa, Okla.
Maddy McKinneyOklahoma Wesleyan UniversityJr.Delaware, Okla.
Allison HowardOklahoma Wesleyan UniversitySo.Glendale, Ariz.
Lauren McKinneyOklahoma Wesleyan UniversitySr.Delaware, Okla.
Mia BurgeOttawa UniversityJr.Jenks, Okla.
Ciera CoryOttawa UniversityJr.Independence, Mo.
Brenna DillerOttawa UniversityJr.Hiawatha, Kan.
Jazlyn WestmorelandOttawa UniversityJr.Waverly, Iowa
Alexa BoyleOttawa UniversityJr.Rogers, Ark.
Mollie BrooksOttawa UniversitySo.Mission, Kan.
Selena BryanOttawa UniversityJr.Mapleton, Ill.
Megan WallOttawa UniversitySr.Somis, Calif.
Katelyn ElstunOttawa UniversitySr.Overland Park, Kan.
Taylor KnippOttawa UniversitySr.Tonganoxie, Kan.
Kourtney CollinsOttawa UniversitySr.Kennewick, Wash.
Kaitlyn HallerOttawa UniversityGrad.Blue Springs, Mo.
Amber PettzSouthwestern CollegeSr.Lakin, Kan.
Maela StevensSouthwestern CollegeSr.Belle Plaine, Kan.
Cierra HarrisonSouthwestern CollegeSr.Cheney, Kan.
Daci StoverSouthwestern CollegeSr.Lyons, Kan.
Sydney MorrisSouthwestern CollegeSr.Garland, Texas
Sierra NorlinSouthwestern CollegeSr.Wichita, Kan.
Baylee YorkSouthwestern CollegeSo.Ponca City, Okla.
Adeline McIntireSouthwestern CollegeSo.Paola, Kan.
Madison AthaSterling CollegeJr.Buena Vista, Colo.
Ashlyn FastSterling CollegeSo.Maple Hill, Kan.
Jordyn JellisonSterling CollegeSr.Protection, Kan.
Lindsey KauffmanSterling CollegeJr.Hutchinson, Kan.
Ivy MeadSterling CollegeSo.Hutchinson, Kan.
Morgan PellegrinoSterling CollegeSo.Las Vegas, Nev.
Paige RowlandSterling CollegeJr.Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.
Sara WelschSterling CollegeJr.Manitou Springs, Colo.
Juliana AlanizTabor CollegeSo.San Antonio, Texas
Kenna BrandesTabor CollegeSr.Warrensburg, Mo.
Kallie CathcartTabor CollegeSr.Holly, Colo.
Lauren ChristensenTabor CollegeJr.Meade, Kan.
Caitlin CrispTabor CollegeSr.Whitewater, Kan.
Katie LoweryTabor CollegeJr.Auburn, Calif.
Madalene MaldonadoTabor CollegeJr.Temple, Texas
Lauren TolbertTabor CollegeJr.Fort Worth, Texas
Naera TschusTabor CollegeSo.Steinach, Switzerland
Mackenzie WickstromTabor CollegeSo.Grass Valley, Calif.
Maggie AndersonUniversity of Saint MarySo.Leavenworth, Kan.
Briley BagleyUniversity of Saint MarySo.Ash Grove, Mo.
Mattie DoughertyUniversity of Saint MaryJr.Atchison, Kan.
Malia DuLacUniversity of Saint MarySo.Atchison, Kan.
Michelle DvorakUniversity of Saint MarySr.Parkville, Mo.
Maddie FolsomUniversity of Saint MarySo.Atchison, Kan.
Haydan HeuermannUniversity of Saint MarySr.Kansas City, Mo.
Ivory HowatUniversity of Saint MarySo.St Joseph, Mo.
Abby RankinUniversity of Saint MaryJr.Shawnee, Kan.
Keagan ShockleyUniversity of Saint MarySr.Eudora, Kan.
Danielle ArmendarizYork UniversityJr.El Paso, Texas
Aubrey BostickYork UniversitySo.Morongo Valley, Calif.
Brooke HaltermanYork UniversitySr.Panora, Iowa
Kenna TarnowskiYork UniversitySo.Firestone, Colo.
Darby WrightYork UniversitySr.Waco, Texas