Volleyball Magazine Names Four Women Of Troy To All-America Teams

Jan. 7, 2002

LOS ANGELES -- April Ross - last season's Volleyball magazine Freshman of the Year - has been named to the 2001 Volleyball magazine All-American third team. Ross is one of four Women of Troy to collect honors this season.

Sophomore middle blocker Katie Olsovsky, who was also named AVCA second team All-American, and senior Jennifer Pahl both earned honorable mention accolades. Freshman Keao Burdine was selected to the All-Freshman team.

Below is the complete list of honorees.

ASICS/Volleyball Magazine
2001 Division I All-American Team

Player of the Year:
Logan Tom, Stanford

Coach of Year:
David Rubio, Arizona

First team:
Dana Burkholder, Arizona
Lizzy Fitzgerald, Wisconsin
Sherisa Livingston, Wisconsin
Nancy Metcalf, Nebraska
Cheryl Weaver, Long Beach State
Kim Willoughby, Hawaii

Second team:
Greichaly Cepero, Nebraska
Aury Cruz, Florida
Kristee Porter, UCLA
Tayyiba Haneef, Long Beach State
Amber Holmquist, Nebraska
Angela Knopf, Colorado State

Third team:
Jennifer Joines, Pacific
Jenny Kropp, Nebraska
Jenna Moscovic, Texas A&M
Jill Talbot, Arizona
April Ross, USC
Katie Wilkins, Pepperdine

Honorable Mention:
Lindsey Berg (Minnesota) * Courtney Cox (Colorado State) * Stephanie Hagen (Minnesota) * Erin Hartley (Michigan State) * Brittany Hochevar (Long Beach State) * Benavia Jenkins (Florida) * Robyn Lewis (Stanford) * Molly O'Brien (Northern Iowa) * Keri Nishimoto (Long Beach State) * Jennifer Paul (USC) * Nicole McCray (Florida) * Katie Olsovsky (USC) * Katie Schumacher (Penn State) * Kim Turner (Utah) * Katie Virtue (Ohio State) * Liz Wegner (Kansas State).

Freshman of the Year:
Ogonna Nnamani (Stanford)

All-Freshmen team:
Kaeo Burdine (USC) * Jessica Diepersloot (Cal Poly) * Stacey Gordon (Ohio State) * Bethany Howden (Texas) * Sheila Ocasio-Clemente (UNLV) * Mia Topic (Texas).

Volleyball Magazine 12/26/01

Now on Pac-12 Network
4:15 AM PT

Airing on:

  • Pac-12 Network
Get Pac-12 Networks
Pac-12 Networks Channel Finder