Just days after being named to the Class “A” All-Tournament in Rapid City, Madison senior Grace Nelson has been named to the Dak XII All-Conference 1st Team. Nelson, and three other Bulldogs, were named to the All-Conference teams as voted on by the conference coaches. 

Nelson led the Bulldogs in assists, and was 2nd on the team in kills. The senior recorded a triple-double in her final game as a Bulldog, helping Madison rally for a five set win over Winner in the 5th place game at the State Tournament. 

Madison middle hitter Abby Brooks was named to the 2nd team. The Junior led the Bulldogs in kills and blocks. Senior outside hitter Kendra Leighton was named to the Dak XII 3rd team, and senior libero Morgan Anderson was an honorable mention. 


1st Team

MVP – Ally Beresford, Sr, Setter Dakota Valley
Katelyn Chytka, Sr, Libero Elk Point Jefferson
Abby Glanzer, Jr, Outside Hitter SF Christian
Grace Nelson, Sr, Setter/Middle Madison
Caitlyn Pruis, Sr, Middle Hitter SF Christian
Rachel Rosenquist, Jr, Outside Hitter Dakota Valley

2nd Team

Abby Brooks, Jr, Middle Hitter Madison
Carlie Corder, Sr, Middle Hitter Elk Point Jefferson
Blayne Gacke, Jr, Outside Hitter Tri-Valley
Kelsi Heard, Jr, Setter SF Christian
Madysen Vlastuin, Sr, Outside Hitter Lennox
Taylor Wilshire, Jr, Libero Dakota Valley

3rd Team

Toria Andre, Sr, Middle Vermillion
Rianna Fillipi, Sr, Outside Hitter Lennox
Emma Keith, Sr, Libero Tri-Valley
Kendra Leighton, Sr, Outside Hitter Madison
Desirae Patzwald, Sr, Outside Hitter Tea Area
Gabi Rus, Sr, Libero Dell Rapids

Honorable Mention
Maddisyn Ask, Sr, Outside Hitter Canton
Brenna Beyke, Fr, Setter Canton
Rachel Wente, Sr, Middle Hitter Dakota Valley
Mallory Haak, Sr, Utility Dell Rapids
Kenna Curry, Sr, Middle Elk Point Jefferson
Hattie Breck, Sr, Setter Lennox
Morgan Anderson, Sr, Libero Madison
Jamaica Calkhoven, Sr, Libero SF Christian
Cassidy Gors, So, Libero Tea Area
Olivia Ritter, Jr, Middle Tea Area
Jessica Masgai, Jr, Middle Hitter Tri-Valley
Kaitlyn Mohnen, Jr, Outside Hitter Tri-Valley
Lexi Saunders, Sr, Rightside/Setter Vermillion
Emily Stockwell, Sr, Outside Hitter Vermillion
Olivia Heath, Sr, Outside Hitter West Central
Cassidy Siemonsma, Jr, Middle Hitter West Central