From Staff Reports

Tatum senior Essence Allen earned overall Most Valuable Player honors, and regional tournament qualifier Tatum had a total of six superlatives with the release of the District 15-3A All-District Volleyball Team for 2019.

Other superlatives went to Waskom’s Alaina Dyson (newcomer), Tatum’s Ramaya Davis and Elysian Fields’ Adrian Pacheco (hitter), Tatum’s Abby Sorenson (setter), Elysian Fields’ Hali Mitchell (libero), Tatum’s Kayla Jones and Elysian Fields’ Sha’mya Glenn (blocker)Tatum’s Kaylei Stroud (sever) and Tatum’s Leven Barker (coach).

Voting was conducted by the district’s coaches.

FIRST TEAM

Tatum: Makensi Greenwood and Summer Dancy-Vasquez; Elysian Fields: Sabra Griffin and Reese Griffin; Ore City: Jade Draper; Waskom: Skyie Middlebrook; Hughes Springs: Rylie Tenbrook; New Diana: Karley Meshell; Jefferson: Ja’Kaila Ventimiglia; Daingerfield: Ta’Quazia Latchison

SECOND TEAM

Elysian Fields: Tucker Ellis, Christen Smith, Camryn Chandler; Ore City: Abby Ervin; Waskom: Destiny LeBrun; Hughes Springs: Cori Johnson; New Diana: Zoey Leach; Jefferson; Sha’stacia Robinson; Daingerfield: Kiara Robinson

HONORABLE MENTION

Tatum: Kristin Smith, Kerrigan Biggs; Elysian Fields: Kaylee Honeycutt, Amanda Gardner; Waskom: Malayiah Fields, Destiny Beaty, Isabelle Phillips, Karlee Waltrip, Brookelyn Loyd, Grecia Bravo; Hughes Springs: Lauren Spaniol, Adriana Kennedy, Emma McKinney, Jacee Short, Briley Stewart; Ore City: Ally Sewell, Ryan Thorn, Jailyn Cook, Keri Dean, Brooklynn Richardson; Daingerfield: Kayleigh Phillips, Joi Akinsuroju, Montrevia Durham, Ashlyn Bruce; Jefferson; Mackenzie Jordan, Mia Garrett, Jaden Carter, Tierrani Johnson, Jakayla Rusk, Courtney Cotton; New Diana: Jocelyn Howell, Julia Loeza, Haley Manns, Taylor Garrett, Torri Ward

ACADEMIC ALL-DISTRICT

Waskom: Grecia Bravo, Alaina Dyson, brookelyn Loyd, Karlee Waldtip, Destiny Beaty, Isabelle Phillips, Destiny LeBrun, Skyie Middlebrook, Malayiah Fields; Ore City: Ryan Thorn, Jade Draper, Ally Sewell, Landri Ross, Abby Ervin, Jailyn Cook, Brooklynn Richardson, Jacee Burks, Ryleigh Larkins; Elysian Fields: Sha’Mya Glenn, Adrian Pacheco, Reese Griffin, Sabra Griffin, Amanda Gardner, Kaylee Honeycutt, Hali Mitchell, Camryn Chandler, Christen Smith, Mary Frances Ellis, Heather Auvil, Tucker Ellis; New Diana: Zoey Leach, Jocelyn Howell, Kylee Beggs, Julia Loeza, Torri Ward, LiAnn James; Tatum: Essence Allen, Ramaya Davis, Kaylei Stroud, Kayla Jones, Mariah West, Kerrigan Biggs, Makayla Martin, Kristin Smith, Summer Dancy-Vasquez, Macy Brown, Abby Sorenson, Yahnya Acevedo, Makensi Greenwood