Brazos Valley Juniors: Awards and Honors: 2013 Awards and Honors

2013 Awards and Honors

Congratulations to the following Brazos Valley Juniors players who have excelled individually or with their team.


Allison Vaughan, freshman at Rudder High School, was named to the All Tournament team at the 32 team  Denton Ryan Tournament.

 Karly Mitchell, junior at Franklin High School, led her team to a 1st place finish at the Cameron Volleyball tournament.

Congratulations to A&M Consolidated's Robin Ealy, Lindsey Gore, Carly Hicks, Danielle Hood,  and Mindy Hudspeth  for winning the Bryan JV Tournament.

Congratulations to:Kaitlyn Gilmore and Audrey Parkerson, from A&M Consolidated for winning the Bryan Freshman tournament.

 T. Maxey, senior, led the Navasota Rattlers to a First place finish at the Hempstead ISD tournament.

Paige Kopetsky, junior libero for A&M Consolidated was named as the Outstanding Defensive player at the Arlington ISD tournament in leading her team to a third place finish.

  Amanda Gooch, Shelby Williamson, and Landry Wagner were instrumental in leading the Iola Bulldogs to the Snook

 Tournament Championship. Amanda Gooch was named MVP!

Madison Smith, Rudder High, was named to the All Tournament team at the 24 team Hays Rebel Bash.

 Congratulations to A&M Consolidated Middle School 8th grade volleyball team for winning the CSISD tournament. Team members are: Hailey Bishop, Macie Cannon, Kacey Corbett, Preston Davis, McKenzie Dimery, Rachel Fitzgerald, Taylor Strong and Allie Vollentine.

Congratulations to College Station Middle School 7th grade for winning the CSISD volleyball tournament. They were led by Emmie Castenada, Jessica Lamont, and Makenna Williams.

The following BVJ Players were named to the prestigious AVCA Phenom list:

Amanda Gooch, Junior, Iola High

Lindsey Mitchell, Junior, Rudder High

Kaitlyn Robinson, Freshman, Leon High

Karsen Ross, Sophomore, Lexington High

Madison Smith, Sophomore, Rudder High

Allison Vaughan, Freshman, Rudder High

College Station Middle School 7th graders continue their tremendous season by finishing first in the 16 Team Sam Rayburn Invitational. Emmie Castenada, Jessica Lamont and Makenna Williams led the way!

College Station JV went undefeated in the A&M Consolidated JV tournament. They also are 3A District Champs. Congratulations to Bailey Bennett, Autumn Foust, Haley Hines,  Maddie Jenkins, Hannah Ness, Sophia Rangel, Andre Sanchez, Anna Solcher, and Lydia Wagner.

 Amanda Gooch Landry Wagner, and Shelby Williamson led the Iola Bulldogs to an undefeated District Championship and finished second in the Regional Championships, one victory shy of the state tournament.

 Tiffany Gunnels, Hayden Holcombe, Bethany Rogers, and Sydney Stolz led Brazos Christian to an undefeated District Championship! Congratulations!

Congratulations to Robbi Flack for being named District MVP, 1st Team All State, Academic All State and leading Alpha Omega to a first place finish in District and a bronze medal at the state tournament!

Congratulations to  Natalie Colunga, Maddie Dudley, Brady Gillum, Sarah Hancock, Kassidy McCabe, Rachel Nelson, Mary Pettibon, Sofia Rangel, Keaton Schrank, Hannah Spacek, Hope Spacek,  Shelby Sumlin,  and Ashley Troutman, who finished the District Season with a perfect 10-0 record. The girls went on to finish third in the 3A State Championships after winning the Region 3 Championships!

Sydney Stolz was selected to the 2013 State Tournament All-Tournament Team for TAPPS 3A. She, along with Bethany Rogers, Tiffany Gunnels, and Hayden Holcombe, led the Brazos Christian Eagles to a 30-10 record, including an undefeated District Championship season, before losing in the State Semi-finals.

Rachel Nelson and Mary Pettibon from College Station High School were named as Co-MVP's of the Region 3 3A Regional Tournament. Brady Gillum was named to the All Tournament Team. Congratulations!

Karly Mitchell, Junior at Franklin High School led her team to the Region 3-2A Championship to finish in the top 8 teams in the state.

Allison Vaughan, Rudder High School, was named Newcomer of the Year for District 18-4A. Madison Smith was named 1st team All District and Lindsey Mitchell was named All District, Honorable Mention. Congratulations!

Kelly Williams was named to the District 18-5A Honorable Mention Team.

Brady Gillum, College Station High School, was named to the All Tournament Team at the State Tournament for 3A! Congratulations!

Amanda Gooch, Mary Pettibon, Karsen Ross, and Abby Royall were named to the exclusive TGCA All State list for their respective classifications. Congratulations!

Abby Royall, Caldwell High,  was named District MVP for their 3A District. 

 Mary Pettibon, College Station High was named 3A District Newcomer of the Year.

The following players were named to the All Brazos Valley first team: Amanda Gooch, Iola, Abby Royall, Caldwell, Brady Gillum, College Station,  Mary Pettibon, College Station, Allison Vaughan, Rudder.

The following players were named to the All Brazos Valley second team: Lauren Loehr, Caldwell, Myka Morehead, Milano, Kaitlyn Robinson, Leon and Karsen Ross, Lexington.

 The following players were named to the All Brazos Valley third team: Jessica Pfeffer, Bryan High, Madison Smith, Rudder High, Sydney Stolz, Brazos Christian.

 Sydney Stolz, Brazos Christian, was the receipient of the Brazos Valley FCA Excellence of Character Award!