2013 Season Reflection
As 2013 comes to a close, just want to reflect on the season:
We finished 42-7, while finishing 13th, 2nd, and 2nd, at the respected tournaments.
We won district for the 3rd year in a row, and went on to be regional finalist for the second year in a row.
Here are some awards the young ladies received in 2013:
Allen All-Tournament Team – Anna Walsh and Alex Janak
Arlington All-Tournament Team – Anna Walsh and Maddie Jones
Arlington Setter of the Tournament – Alex Janak
District 6-5A – Co-MVP – Anna Walsh
District 6-5A – Setter of the Year – Alex Janak
1st Team All- District – Anna Walsh, Alex Janak, Maddie Jones
2nd Team All-District – Rachel Hicks, Chandler Templin, Rachel Goodwin
Honorable Mention – Ashlan Cunningham and Emily Schrimsher
Player of the Year for Dallas Morning News – Anna Walsh
Player of the Year for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram – Anna Walsh (First time for CHHS to have the Volleyball POY, and for both newspapers)
2nd Team All-Area for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram – Maddie Jones
Lonestar Volleyball Awards
Hitter of the Year Finalist – Anna Walsh
Setter of the Year Finalist – Alex Janak
Honorable Mention for Defensive Player of the Year and Hitter of the Year – Maddie Jones
I can’t wait to see what 2014 has in store for the Panther Volleyball Program!! I look forward to a great offseason!!
Hope you all have a wonderful and blessed New Year!!
March 14, 2013
AVCA Announces Thirty Under 30 Recipients
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) is pleased to announce its Thirty Under 30 Awards. This award was created in 2009 to honor up-and-coming coaching talent at all levels of the sport. To qualify for the award nominees had to be 30 years old or younger in 2012. The list of winners will be featured in the upcoming May edition of Coaching Volleyball 2.0.
“Sustainability is all about identifying rising stars and nurturing their career growth,” said AVCA Executive Director Kathy DeBoer. “This Thirty Under 30 class, the AVCA’s fifth, is full of future leaders in the sport of volleyball. We congratulate them and, through them, celebrate our potential.”
Of the thirty recipients, 12 are head coaches and 18 are assistant coaches. Nine are NCAA Division I women’s coaches, nine in Division II, five are NCAA Division III, two are in high school, NAIA and club and one is a Two Year College coach.
Jamie deTurck, Head Coach
Colleyville Heritage High School, Colleyville, TX (High School)
Rachel Hicks - University of Alabama
Emily Schrimsher - University of Mississippi
Chandler Templin - Pittsburg State University - Volleyball Scholarship
Kennesaw State University - Volleyball Scholarship
University of Virginia - Volleyball Scholarship
Tuesday/Thursday training at Velocity continued...eight week program from March 25th through May 15th. This means each athlete would need to purchase this at the same price of $149/each. They will be entering their first training session of the new eight week program next Tuesday the 25th. Payment for this would be needed next week, either on Tuesday or Thursday's session.
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at anytime by phone or email.
Velocity Sports Performance
1800 E. Highway 114 #101 Southlake, TX 76092
Purchase your $20 ticket for your time and athletic physical scheduled on April 23rd. See additional info under forms (letter to parents and form).
Varsity Lady Panthers
District 6-5A Champions!!
Regional Quarterfinal Champions!!
Regional Semifinals Champions!!
Region I Runner-Up!!