SAN ANTONIO (Nov. 8, 2019) - With the conference's teams gathered Thursday at Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) and preparing for Friday's Red River Athletic Conference Volleyball Championship, the 2019 RRAC All-Conference Team recognition and individual awards were distributed.
OLLU compiled five first-team all-conference selections, while Huston-Tillotson University had four and Wiley College placed three.
Kalani Ketchens was selected as the Newcomer of the Year. She, along with Sadie Ballesteros, Alyssa Marquez, Anyssa Rivera, and Anissa Tamez received All-Conference First-Team honors. Selected to the Second Team were Natalie Fazio, and Tijana Kruta was selected to the Honorable Mention Team. Rivera was named to the Champions of Character Team.
Ketchens has 140 kills for a hitting percentage of .183. She also has 16 assists, 21 service aces, 117 digs and 27 total blocks.
Ballesteros has 177 kills for a hitting percentage of .279. She also has 20 total blocks.
Marquez has 46 assists. 24 service aces and 398 digs.
Rivera has 207 kills for a hitting percentage of .118. She also hs 18 service aces, 132 digs and 38 total blocks.
Tamez has 614 assists, 22 services and 117 digs.
Fazio leads the conference in service aces with 39. She also has 216 kills for a.239 hitting percentage and 103 digs.
Kruta has 69 kills for a hitting percentage of .352. She also has 29 service aces and 29 blocks.