NCCSIA Announces 2018 University Division All-State Women’s Volleyball Teams

MOUNT OLIVE, North Carolina – The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) announced its selections for the 2018 University Division All-State Women's Volleyball Teams on Tuesday afternoon. A total of 14 student-athletes from six different North Carolina schools were named to the first and second teams.

Nominations were submitted by North Carolina sports information professionals and voted on by NCCSIA members.

Founded in 2002, the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) is comprised of sports information professionals from NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and independent institutions from the state of North Carolina. The purpose of the organization is to promote collegiate athletics at all schools. Membership is open to anyone affiliated with a college, university or conference located in North Carolina, and whose area of responsibility lies within sports information.

NCCSIA selects all-state teams in the University (Division I) and College (Division II, III, NAIA) divisions for men's and women's basketball, men's and women's soccer, women's volleyball, softball and baseball.

North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association
2018 University Division All-State Women's Volleyball Teams

First Team

Position Name Year School Hometown
Libero Yumi Garcia # Jr. Charlotte Cerejeiras, Brazil
Middle Blocker Tyra Galloway Fr. Charlotte Advance, N.C.
Middle Blocker Jocelyn Stoner @ Jr. Charlotte Greensboro, N.C.
Outside Hitter Emma Longley Jr. Appalachian State University Raleigh, N.C.
Outside Hitter Cara Guthrie Sr. UNC Asheville Jupiter, Fla.
Right Side Julia Borges Jr. UNC Asheville Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Setter Becky Porter Sr. Appalachian State University Charlotte, N.C.

Second Team

Position Name Year School Hometown
Libero Emma Reilly So. Appalachian State University Evergreen Park, Ill.
Middle Blocker Kara Spicer So. Appalachian State University Peoria, Ariz.
Middle Blocker Whitney White Sr. North Carolina Central University South Boston, Va.
Outside Hitter Courteney Pitt So. North Carolina A&T State University Farmville, N.C.
Outside Hitter Reeana Richardson Sr. Charlotte Ellicott City, Md.
Right Side Kellyn Trowse Fr. Elon University Tampa. Fla.
Setter Nya Steele Fr. Charlotte Clemmons, N.C.

Key

italics - unanimous vote
# - First-Team All-State in 2017
@ - Second-Team All-State in 2017