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2016 All-State Volleyball Selections

Congrats to the following players for earning All-State recognition. First Team Left/Right Hitters Alyssa Barrera Las Cruces Bebe Jacquez Piedra Vista Jadyn Nañez Centennial Setters Raquel Gonzales Centennial Kenley Vote Cleveland Middle Hitters Celeste Cox Las Cruces Annabel Kubinski La Cueva Libero Marin Smith Centennial Second Team Left/Right Hitters Alexis Benda Oñate Jaedyn Fuqua Sandia […]

Oñate’s Benda signs with Metro

Congratulations to Oñate High School’s Alexis Benda for signing with Metropolitan State University. Benda has been a threat at OH her entire high school career, amassing a total of 838 kills. In her senior campaign, Benda racked up 331 kills, with a 39.6% hitting percentage. Metro, located in Denver, Colorado is a member of NCAA Division II, and […]

Hannah Massey

USW signs Mayfield’s Massey

Looks like I missed this one back in April, but congrats to Mayfield Trojan Hannah Massey for signing with University of the Southwest. Massey is a 6′ 2″ middle who played for head coach Todd Jarry in ’14 and helped former head coach Michael Sautter end his final season with a deep run in the 2013 […]


Patterson signs with OJC

Congrats to Centennial’s Elle Patterson, for recently signing with Otero Junior College. Patterson, originally a transfer from Mayfield her junior year, made waves in District 3-5A during the 2014 campaign. Down two sets, and with head coach Al Rosen being attended to in a local hospital, Patterson and the Lady Hawks defeated Piedra Vista, 3-2, […]

Kat Romanelli

Romanelli signs with Davidson

Congrats to Kat Romanelli for recently signing her NLI to play for Davidson College. Davidson, a D1 school located in Davidson, North Carolina, is  liberal arts school that plays in the Southern Conference. Coached by Chris Willis, the Wildcats had a 16-14 (7-9) record in the 2013 campaign. Davidson may sound familiar to local fans […]


Sandia’s Tafoya signs with NMSU

 Congrats to Delaina Tafoya for signing to play with New Mexico State. Tafoya, who played for Sandia, lead the Matadors in digs, passing and aces in the 2012 season. Her 2012 squad made a deep run in the state tournament, entering as a #2 seed in their respective bracket, defeating Clovis and upsetting #1 Las […]

NM Western signs Eldo’s Bailey

Western New Mexico University has recently signed Eldorado’s Kelsie Bailey for the 2013 season. Bailey, a libero for Eldorado, averaged 7.4 digs per set in 58 sets played, and 20 aces in the 2012 campaign. “Kelsie has an amazing natural ability to read the court,” Callender said. “Her instincts and determination will allow her to […]


Rio Rancho’s Ng to Trinity

Congrats to Haley Ng for recently signing with Trinity University. Ng, a setter, racked up 676 assists, 40 aces and 57 kills during the 2012 season. Trinity, a liberal arts school located in San Antonio, Texas is a NCAA Division III school competing in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference. Good luck, Haley.


Claxton heads to NDS

A big shout out to Monica Claxton for signing with North Dakota State, in Fargo, ND. A Franklin Courgar, and 2012 El Paso Time’s Outstanding Setter of the Year, Claxton will be heading north to help out with the setter duties. The Bisons, a DI school, play in the Summit League and are coached by […]


U of the Southwest signs Holsapple

Congrats to Santa Teresa’s Karina Holsapple for signing with the University of the Southwest. Holsapple, a setter, racked up 166 assists, 30 aces and 117 in her senior year. The University of the Southwest, located in Hobbs, NM, is coached by Sonya Petroski. The Mustangs went 9-23 (4-7) in the 2012 campaign. “Karina is such […]