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LWC Volleyball 2020 Rewind

By Kyle Jackson
The Lindsey Wilson Volleyball team put together a 22-5 overall record in their 2020 spring season, going 14-2 in the Mid-South Conference. The effort led the Blue Raiders to capture an eighth straight Mid-South Conference regular season title and a sixth Mid-South Conference Tournament Championship pushing the program to eight total.

Lindsey Wilson went onto the NAIA National Championship Opening Round to face Cornerstone (Mich.) where they won to advance to pool play. The Blue Raiders struggled in pool play, dropping matches against Marian (Ind.) and Concordia (Neb.) to close out their season.

A total of four Blue Raiders from the 2020 season moved up in the record books with Camryn Rich moving into sixth in all-time career assists for the with 1,774 in her time at Lindsey Wilson while Lauren Larzelere moved into third in all-time career digs for the Blue Raiders with 1,583. Peyton Johnston tied for sixth in all-time career service aces with 144 and Alexis Smith jumped into 10th in all-time career kills with 809.

Mid-South Conference Coach of the Year
  • Jerry Forbes

Mid-South Conference Setter of the Year
  • Camryn Rich

Mid-South Conference Freshman of the Year
  • Radaisy Valdez

All Mid-South Conference First Team
  • Camryn Rich
  • Alexis Smith
  • Radaisy Valdez

All Mid-South Conference Second Team
  • Madison Bidwell
  • Lauren Larzelere
  • Alix Stoermer

Mid-South Conference Players of the Week
  • Madison Bidwell - Oct. 21 and Feb. 24 | Attacker
  • Camryn Rich - Oct. 21; Mar. 10, 17 and 31; Apr. 14 | Setter

Mid-South Conference Champion of Character
  • Abby Grubbs

Academic All Mid-South Conference
  • Charity Browning
  • Breanna Embry
  • Lauren Holland
  • Peyton Johnston
  • Lauren Larzelere
  • McKenzie McCollum
  • Autumn Proctor
  • Camryn Rich
  • Alexis Smith
  • Kate Staples
  • Jasmine Whited

AVCA Southeast Region Freshman of the Year
  • Radaisy Valdez

AVCA Southeast Region Setter of the Year
  • Camryn Rich

AVCA Southeast Region Assistant Coach of the Year
  • Elly Burke

CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
  • Camryn Rich

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