Karley Allen | New Kent | senior: The VHSL leader in spikes with 2,925, Allen — the Bay Rivers District and Region I Player of the Year — was the best player for the Group AA state quarterfinalists in every part of the court.
Monique St. Cyr | Jamestown | junior: Ranked fourth in state history for a season in aces (135) and second in service points (348), she became the state career leader with 913 service points. Led the region with 761 assists.
Ashley Lind | Grafton | senior: Often-dominant hitter earned first-team All-Region I honors in leading the Clippers to the regional semifinals.
Kelly Esch | Jamestown | junior: Region I first-team selection at outside hitter had great numbers — 367 kills, 317 digs and 35 blocks — for the AA state runner-up Eagles.
Briana Sutton | Jamestown | senior: Shoulder injury slowed last year's Daily Press Player of the Year, but the outside hitter made up for lost time with 225 kills, 283 digs and 87 aces.
Mackenzie Moughon | Mathews | senior: Region A Player of the Year led the Blue Devils to their second consecutive Group A Division 2 state title with 32 kills in a five-set win over Stuarts Draft in the championship match.
Rachel Close | Mathews | senior. Region A tournament MVP starred at libero, making key dig after key dig in the fifth set of Mathews' state championship victory.
Hannah Williams | Hampton Christian | junior. Division III first-team all-state hitter led the Warriors to the state final by setting a school season record with 540 kills.
Laura Killough | Hampton Roads Academy | junior. Defensive standout earned first-team Division II all-state honors on the strength of 404 kills and 92 percent serving.Copyright © 2015, Los Angeles Times