High School Volleyball

Dallas-Fort Worth high school volleyball winners for Week 8 from Mansfield, Prosper

Mansfield senior Morgan Demuth is the latest Dallas-Fort Worth volleyball player of the week after helping the Tigers to a 3-2 victory over Waxahachie in District 7-6A on Sept. 24.

Demuth, who received 44 percent of the votes, posted 13 kills and 9 blocks, her second highest total of the season. She added a .524 hitting percentage and 4 digs.

Demuth also had 7 kills, 3 blocks and 4 digs during Friday’s win over SGP.

Prosper was voted DFW team of the week after the Eagles picked up an upset win over 6A No. 5 Plano West 25-23, 20-25, 25-23, 30-28 on Friday. The Eagles beat McKinney Boyd on Sept. 24.

Against Plano West, Prosper got 45 assists from setter Mackenzie Jefferson. Sami Jacobs had a team-high 15 kills and added 7 digs and 2 blocks. Nikki Steinheiser added 14 kills and 10 digs. Shaylee Shore had 12 kills and 4 blocks.

Past winners

Players

Gia Santini, Byron Nelson

Sydney Sherlock, Timber Creek

Kaley Brubaker, Saginaw

Sydney Niederhaus, Arlington

Kennadi Harris, Little Elm

Team

Northwest

Euless Trinity

Saginaw

Argyle

Frisco Reedy

If you would like to nominate a player or team, please email bgosset@star-telegram.com by Sunday night.

Born and raised in Hawaii, Brian Gosset graduated from Northern Arizona University with a degree in journalism before coming to Texas in 2014. He’s covered high school sports — yes, pretty much every high school sport — for the Star-Telegram ever since.
  Comments