Archive for Tuesday, December 8, 2015

SJA duo continues haul of postseason honors

December 8, 2015

The postseason accolades continue to roll in for St. James Academy volleyball players Audriana Fitzmorris and Jenna Gray, as both were recently named to the American Family Insurance ALL-USA volleyball team by USA Today High School Sports.

St. James senior Audriana Fitzmorris.

St. James senior Audriana Fitzmorris.

St. James senior Jenna Gray.

St. James senior Jenna Gray.

Fitzmorris was given Player of the Year honors, while Gray was named to the first team. Both players recently signed to play at Stanford University and helped the Lady Thunder capture the Class 5A state championship in the fall.

Fitzmorris collected 611 kills, 249 digs, 45 blocks and 25 aces while helping St. James finish 46-1 this season. She also posted an impressive 59.6 kill percentage.

Gray, meanwhile, was recently named the 2015-16 Kansas Gatorade Player of the Year for her accomplishments on the court, in the classroom and in the community.

Gray recorded 793 assists, 273 digs, 294 kills, 68 blocks and 47 aces. She has maintained a 98.4 weighted GPA and has volunteered for Special Olympics, Ronald McDonald House and participated in a mission trip to Alabama to help rebuild tornado-damaged homes.


Jon Poorman is the sports editor at The Dispatch. Follow him on Twitter at @JonPoorman for all of the latest community sports news.

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