Detroit's Ayanna Smith goes for a kill in her team's playoff game against Boles.

The Rivercrest Lady Rebels and Detroit Lady Eagles had terrific seasons on the volleyball court this season, and both were well-represented in district honors.


District 17-2A Region III

Offensive Player of the Year: Ayanna Smith, Detroit

Setter of the Year: CC Ruenls, Detroit

Newcomer of the Year: Clara Carpenter, Detroit

Coach of the Year: Jeff Allensworth, Detroit

All-District First Team: Lauren Hardman, Rivercrest; Korie Mankins, Rivercrest; Madison Gaddis, Detroit

All-District Second Team: Aliyah Cherry, Clarksville; Kellie Welch, Detroit; Logan Huddleston, Rivercrest

Tommy Culkin is sports editor for The Paris News. He can be reached at 903-785-6972 or at

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