Ashland’s volleyball program had quite a run brewing from 2005-09, securing top-four state trophies in all five seasons.
Izzy Rubio, Phoenix wrestling
The junior took second place in the Class 4A state meet, losing in the 160-pound final on a fall against nationally-ranked Henley opponent Gary Jantzer. A year ago, Rubio wasn’t seeded at district and didn’t place at state. (Week ending Feb. 24)