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SDVBCA Announcements- updated 11-19-17
Reminders/Deadlines (for more...see calendar below)
  • Make plans to attend the Miss VB Banquet- Dec. 2 and the All-Star Match- Dec. 3 at the Harrisburg North Middle School. (south Sioux Falls)

Congratulations to the following teams who have earned their way to the 2017 SD state tournament in Rapid City!

Class B:
Northwestern, Chester, Warner, Hanson, Herreid/Selby Area, Burke/South Central, Deubrook, Faith

Class A:
SF Christian, Dakota Valley, Belle Fourche, Madison, Miller, Sioux Valley, Parker, McCook Central/Montrose

Class AA:
Harrisburg, Mitchell, RC Stevens, Aberdeen  SDVBCACentral, Watertown, Huron, SF Washington, SF O'Gorman

Congratulations to Chester Area, Menno, Northwestern, Parker, and Warner,  for being named to the 2017 AVCA Team Academic Award!!!

Congratulations to the 2016 All-State Teams!!!!!

2016 All State Teams

Congratulations to these coaches for being selected as a Region Coach of the Year !!

2016 Region COTY

Congratulations to the 2016 South Dakota Volleyball Champions!!!

AA- Harrisburg- Ronette Costain

A- Dakota Valley- Rick Pruett

B- Northwestern- Nora Groft 

Photos: Courtesy of SDPB


Congratulations to the teams that earned their way to Championship match of their respective class!!!!

B- Northwestern over Warner (3-1)
25-17, 23-25, 25-20, 28-26

A- SF Christian over Dakota Valley (3-2)
25-13, 19-25, 19-25, 25-15, 15-13

AA- Harrisburg over Rapid City Stevens (3-1)   25-17, 21-25, 25-23, 25-15

Congratulations to Mike West who was inducted into the SDVBCA Hall of Fame at the 2017 State Volleyball Tournament in Rapid City!

Mike West- 2017 SDVBCA Hall Of Fame

Congratulations to the 2017 Power Promotions ACE  Volleyball Cover Athletes


Paiton Burckhard, OH, Sr.

Aberdeen Central

Molly Rick, OH, Sr.


Amelia Stene, MH, Sr.


Destiney Haak, MH, Sr.

Mt. Vernon/Plankinton

Jeryn Christensen, Lib, Jr


Peyton Groft, Lib, Sr.


Hannah Reiff, Lib, Jr.


Emily Strasser, Lib, Sr.

SF Christian

Savannah Moore, OH, Sr.


Ellie Voss, MB, Sr.

SF Christian

Addison Ludwig, Lib, Sr.

Elk Point-Jefferson

Allison Engel, S, Sr.

SF Lincoln

Regan Schoon, S, Sr.

Great Plains Lutheran

McKenzie Hermanson, S, Sr.

SF O’Gorman

Avery Thorson, S, Sr.


Rylee Boyd, MH, Sr.

SF Roosevelt

Jayda Shillingstad, S, Sr.


Hailey Olson, S, Sr.

SF Washington

Callie Luke, OH, Sr.


Rachel Miller, S, Sr.

Sioux Valley

Jessi Giles, OH, Sr.


Peyton Ellingson, MH, Sr.


Olivia Rud, MH, Sr.


Kelsey Pearson, OH, Sr.


Ashton Vaith, OH, Sr.


Congratulations to our 2017 SDVBCA Scholarship Winners!!
Sarah Benson, Isaac Groft, Mikaela Hoeke, and Jordan Thill

Congratulations to Elissa Reppe- Northwestern and Kaye DesLauriers- Harrisburg for being selected as award winners in the inaugural AVCA Thirty under 30 High School Awards!

SDVBCA Miss VB Banquet-
The Miss Volleyball banquet was held on Saturday, December 3, at the Harrisburg North Middle School. Congratulations to the 2016 Miss Volleyball winners:
AA- Samantha Slaughter- Harrisburg
A- Sierra Mesman- Bon Homme
B- Rylie Christensen- Parker
Thanks to Darren Tipton and Adrenaline Fundraising for helping to sponsor the evening!  

SDVBCA All-Star Match- sponsored by Adrenaline Fundraising (Darren Tipton) was Sunday, December 4, at the Harrisburg North Middle School.

North-South Teams below:

2016 North-South Rosters

Congratulations to the 2016 All-Tourney Teams (as selected by coaches from the SDVBCA at the 3 state tournaments sites- Brookings, Watertown and Huron)

2016 All Tourney Teams

Recent Volleyball Headlines Posted Here

George Kiner and SD Coaches Against Cancer have Volleyball History Memory Books for sale. The updated booklet includes: 
Results of all SDHSAA sponsored tournaments (1982-2015)
Stories, pictures and results of each B-A-AA State tournament
Individual and Team Statistics
Volleyball Coaches of the Year
Volleyball Hall of Fame
Coaches HOF resumes (NEW!!!)

Calling all VB coaches-past and present!!! 
I have included a new webpage "Longest Winning Streaks" to the SDVBCA website. To be included, I need the name of the coach, the school, the streak (at least 20 in a row), and the year(s) of the winning streak.
See below for a list updated on Nov.1, 2016.

If you have any questions, corrections  for  
any webpage or can fill in some of the            missing information, please email me            at Jill.Christensen@k12.sd.us.

Deadlines: See calendar below