Dec. 3, 2010
MADISON, Wis. – All four members of the 2011 University of Wisconsin volleyball class have earned additional honors.
Ellen Chapman, a 6-4 outside hitter from Glenview, Ill., and Courtney Thomas, a 6-0 setter from DeKalb, Ill., will play in the SportsTownChicago.com Volleyball All-Star match on Monday. Chapman will play on Team Pink while Thomas will play on Team White. The match will be held at Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Ill. First serve is at 7 p.m.
You can watch the match online at SportsTownChicago.com.
Chapman also earned first-team all-state honors by the Chicago Tribune and Champaign News-Gazette while Thomas was a second-team all-state selection by the Tribune.
The Badgers other two signees – Crystal Graff, a 6-3 outside hitter from Madison, Wis., and Deme Morales, a 5-7 middle hitter/defensive specialist, from Amherst, Ohio – were named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Under Armour second-team All-American team.