Tag Archives | Monica Claxton


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 […]


Claxton named MVP

Monica Claxton was recently named  MVP of the year by El Paso Times. Claxton, a setter,  is credited with leading a talented Franklin Cougars team in the extremely competitive District 1-5A. The Lady Cougars made it to the 3rd round in the Texas state tournament and finished the season with a 42-5 record. Claxton has […]

EP Times picks Top 5 teams

The guys at the “Meet the Preps” blog published by the El Paso Times posted what they think will be the top five schools in the area, including Eastwood, Franklin, Chapin, Coronado and El Paso. Eastwood’s Heist is pretty much synonymous with volleyball in El Paso right now, but there’s a few more names I […]

Area sophs get nod from PrepVB.com

PrepVolleyball.com recently published their “Soph 79” list; a comprehensive list of the top 420 sophomores in the nation active on their varsity squad during the 2010 prep season. The list, described by John Tawa, operator of PrepVolleyball.com, as “massive, thanks to the incredible talent,” didn’t feature any area players in the top 79, but four […]

The Bi-Monthly Dig – Dec 17

Syling is 2A Player of the Year I tweeted this a week or so back, but now the with the results of the 2A All-Selection, I thought I’d re-post this. As I’ve mentioned in my pre-season interview, Hannah is a dedicated player that will only continue to improve. I’m sure we’ll be hearing about her […]