2018 Lady Jackets volleyball team earns academic award
The 2018 Lady Yellow Jacket volleyball squad continues to win awards. Last week, the American Volleyball Coaches Association selected the team as one of 47 high school teams to receive the Team Academic Award. The Lady Jacket players have a combined GPA of more than 4.0. Head coach Tammy Dills said, “It’s a proud moment as a coach. I strive for my players to be more than a volleyball player. I want them to be student athletes.” Team members include, seated, Maggie Thurmond. Second row, from left, Rebecca Cothren, Sydney Patterson, Lilly Brown, Kat Davis, coach Tammy Dills, Savanna Annis, Makayla Anderson, Jade Patterson and manager Gracie Burch.