The University Interscholastic League unveiled its Classes 1A-6A All-Tournament teams on Sunday morning, with Dripping Springs’ Mackenzie Plante and Colleyville Heritage’s Morgan Howard leading a group of 36 players recognized for their performances during the Texas High School Volleyball State Tournament 2022 were awarded at the weekend.
The 2022 UIL Volleyball State All-Tournament Teams were selected by the Texas Girls Coaches Association Volleyball Committee while the media voted on the championship game MVP.
Plante — a senior outside hitter and Tennessee Vols signee — was named MVP of the Class 6A State Championship match when she guided Dripping Springs to a 3-0 win (26-24, 25-15, 25-19) over Katy Tompkins led plays Saturday night at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland
She finished 6A state tournament with 25 kills, 16 digs, four aces, three block assists and a .379 batting average as the Tigers won their second volleyball state championship in school history and their first state title since 2015.
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Howard – a senior setter and Louisiana-Monroe commitment – was voted MVP of the Class 5A State Championship match when she helped bring Colleyville Heritage to a 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-18) win in straight sets to lead Montgomery Lake Creek on Saturday afternoon in Garland.
She had 88 assists, 21 digs, three kills, a pair of serve aces and a block assist throughout the state tournament as the Panthers clinched the 5A state title — their first state championship in school history — during their first trip to UIL volleyball state tournament.
Colleyville Heritage and Class 1A State Champion Blum lead all four-player teams, each receiving All-Tournament honors.
Here’s a closer look at each player who earned a spot on the Classes 1A-6A All-Tournament Teams for their performances at the 2022 Texas High School Volleyball State Championships:
All tournament teams of the UIL Volleyball State Championships 2022:
* – Displays the MVP of the championship game, chosen by the media
Kinsley McPherson*, Freshman S/OH (Blum)
Emma Scott, Junior MB (Blum)
Ruby Rumohr, Junior S/OH (Blum)
Skylar Allen, Junior MB (Blum)
Mabry Herrmann, Senior MH/OH (D’Hanis)
Valeria Zavala, Junior MH (Benjamin)
Rylee Wolf*, Junior MH/OH (Windthorst)
Annikah Frank, Junior S/OH (Windthorst)
Tara Tackett, Senior OH (Windthorst)
Kyla Metzler, Senior S (Lindsay)
Emily Metzler, Junior MH/OH (Lindsay)
Emily Sitton, Junior OH/S (Jewett Leon)
Rayanna Mauldin*, Lead MH (Gunter)
Miranda Putnicki, Senior MH (Gunter)
Briley Singleton, Senior L (Gunter)
Kaela Neie, Senior OH/MH (Bushland)
Logan Culpepper, Senior S (Bushland)
Kellen Dorotik, Senior MB (East Bernard)
Jordyn Gove*, Junior OH (Canyon Randall)
Sidney Soria, Sophomore S (Canyon Randall)
Sydney Garrison, Senior OH/DS (Aubrey)
Annaleise Sevier, Junior OH (Aubrey)
Sydney McKay, Sophomore DS/L (Bellville)
Abby Aschenbeck, Senior S (Bellville)
Morgan Howard*, Senior S (Colleyville Heritage)
Suli Davis, sophomore OH/S (Colleyville Heritage)
Ella Busey, Senior OH (Colleyville legacy)
Reagan Engler, Chief MH/OH (Colleyville Heritage)
Halle Schroeder, Senior OH (Frisco Reedy)
Reese Miller, Senior MH (Frisco Reedy)
Mackenzie Plante*, Senior OH (Dripping Springs)
Henley Anderson, Rookie MB (Dripping Springs)
Ava Williamson, Senior OH (Dripping Springs)
Tendai Titley, Senior MB (Katy Tompkins)
Taylor Palivka, Senior S (basement)
Claire DeWine, Senior S (The Woods)