High School Volleyball

Byron Nelson setter, who leads Dallas-Fort Worth in assists, commits to Wyoming

Byron Nelson junior setter Payton Chamberlain announced her commitment to Wyoming via Twitter on Sunday night.

The Bobcats are ranked as the No. 1 team in Class 6A according to the Texas Girls Coaches Association and No. 1 in the Star-Telegram Dallas-Fort Worth area rankings.

Chamberlain split time at setter during her first two seasons, amassing over 1,100 assists. She recorded 727 assists, 196 digs and 33 aces in 2018 as Nelson went 42-2 with a trip to the regional quarterfinals.

This season, as the full-time setter, Chamberlain is having a career year as she leads DFW with 1,108 assists.

She also leads her team with 78 total blocks.

Chamberlain set a school record with 66 assists during a 3-2 win over Grapevine on Sept. 6.

She was named to the Northwest ISD Classic and Lone Star Circle of Champions all-tournament teams in August.

Related stories from Fort Worth Star Telegram