Area players to watch for the 2012 volleyball season:
SAM BARZ, sr., Union — Averaged 3.5 kills per game with a .304 kill efficiency.
CHELSEA BERRY, sr., Starmont — Averaged 3.5 kills and 2.4 digs per game with a .325 kill efficiency.
JORDAN CALEF, sr., Cedar Rapids Kennedy — Averaged 2.2 kills and 0.8 blocks per game with a .447 kill efficiency.
KELSEY CAVE, sr., Solon — Class 3A first-team all-state. Averaged 3.3 kills and 1.2 blocks per game with a .350 kill efficiency.
ALLISON GIBBS, sr., Cascade — Averaged 2.9 kills and 0.7 digs per game with a .227 kill efficiency.
KELSEY HINRICHS, sr., Solon — Class 3A third-team all-state. Averaged 2.8 kills and 4.7 assists per game with a .314 kill efficiency.
LIZ HUBING, sr., Iowa City High — Class 4A third-team all-state. Averaged 2.5 kills per game with a .300 kill efficiency.
MARLEE LINDSTROM, sr., Maquoketa — Averaged 9.7 kills per game.
MICHAELA NELSON, jr., Iowa City High — Elite and Class 4A first-team all-state. Averaged 3.0 kills and 2.6 digs per game with a .367 kill effiency.
DEVAN O’CONNELL, sr., Maquoketa – Class 3A third-team all-state. Averaged 2.6 kills and 3.4 digs per game with a .298 kill efficiency.
RACHEL RINEHART, sr., Iowa City High — Class 4A third-team all-state. Averaged 2.8 kills per game with a .289 kill efficiency.
LEXI ROGERS, sr., Cedar Rapids Kennedy — Class 4A second-team all-state. Averged 2.3 kills and 0.8 blocks per game with a .409 kill efficiency.
Allison Gibbs, Chelsea Berry, Devan O'Connell, Jordan Calef, Kelsey Cave, Kelsey Hinrichs, Lexi Rogers, Liz Hubing, Marlee Lindstrom, Michaela Nelson, players to watch, Rachel Rinehart, Sam Barz, Volleyball