Seiler Hruska leads Marquette Redettes’ honors in Great Northern Conference volleyball

Marquette’s Seiler Hruska receives a Gwinn serve in the second set with teammate Tellena Nystrom watching at Marquette Senior High School in a high school volleyball match played Aug. 27. (Photo courtesy Daryl T. Jarvinen)

MARQUETTE — Outside hitter Seiler Hruska of Marquette has become a force to be reckoned with as just a sophomore in Great Northern Conference volleyball.

She’s been recognized for her abilities as the league’s Offensive Player of the Year in voting announced earlier this week.

Hruska, who led the Redettes to an 8-0 GNC record and the regular-season championship, and was joined by four of her teammates in earning league honors.

Senior setter Maiya King and sophomore middle blocker Maria Millado made the GNC First Team.

Senior teammate Aspen Michelin, an outside hitter and middle blocker, was named to the Second Team, while senior libero-defensive specialist Tellena Nystrom earned honorable mention.

Escanaba’s Jalin Olson was named the GNC Defensive Player of the Year.

Here are the other league honorees:

First Team — Nicole Kamin, Escanaba; Tess Henderson, Escanaba; Brooke Kriegl, Kingsford; Alison Doolittle, Kingsford; Maggie Strehlow, Kingsford

Second Team — Chloe Grenier, Gladstone; Gracie Finger, Menominee; Maddy Block, Escanaba; Ashly Powell, Menominee

Honorable mention — Josie Lippens, Gladstone; Kyle Wickstrom, Menominee; Katherine Erickson, Kingsford; Bailey Barron, Escanaba

Information compiled by Journal Sports Editor Steve Brownlee. His email address is sbrownlee@miningjournal.net.


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