North’s Rostel, Hamlin head SOC volleyball all-stars
North Medford volleyball players Catherine Rostel and Sara Hamlin earned the top honors in Southern Oregon Conference all-star voting by coaches.
Rostel, a senior outside hitter, was named most valuable player after amassing 188 kills and 181 digs during the season, averaging 12.5 and 12.1, respectively, per match. In the three-match postseason, she upped her kill average to 18.7.
Hamlin, a senior libero, was chosen the conference’s best defensive player. She racked up 212 digs for the season, an average of 14 per match. The figure jumped to 22.7 during the playoffs.
Local players joining them on the first unit were teammate Audrey Yechout, South Medford’s Katie Clevenger and Evelyn Laupola and Crater’s Kate Stidham and Tessa Frodge.
MOST VALUABLE PLAYER: Catherine Rostel, Sr., North Medford.
BEST DEFENSIVE PLAYER: Sara Hamlin, Sr., North Medford.
Catherine Rostel, Sr., North Medford; Katie Clevenger, So., South Medford; Sierra Paroz, Sr., Roseburg; Audrey Yechout, Jr., North Medford; Kate Stidham, So., Crater; Sara Hamlin, Sr., North Medford; Tessa Frodge, Sr., Crater; Evelyn Laupola, Sr., South Medford.
Kylie Anderson, Sr., Crater; Toni Stevens, Sr., Grants Pass; Tes Wente, So., South Medford; Madison Carter, Sr., Roseburg; Kierssa Hogan, Sr., Eagle Point; Matlyn Leetch, Sr., North Medford; Avery Hanson, Sr., Crater; Quinn Christian, Sr., Ashland.
Kayla Miller, Jr., Ashland; Emily Rund, Sr., Grants Pass; Emily Fliegel, Jr., South Medford; Hayden Pinard, So., Roseburg; Madison Kocina, So., Crater; Micah Lake, Jr., Roseburg; Kyrah Christensen, Sr., Crater; Taryn Holmes, Sr., North Medford; Kiya Jackson, Sr., South Medford; Kendra Bittle, So., Crater; Ryley Bryson, Jr., Roseburg; Lailee Friend, Sr., Grants Pass.