The Gatorade State Volleyball Players of the Year were selected based on athletic production and impact in the 2015-16 season. Each winner also demonstrated high academic achievement and exemplary personal character, including volunteerism, sportsmanship and community leadership.
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THE WINNER: Hannah Rose Frohling
School: Edmond North (Edmond, Okla.)
Position: Outside hitter
Athletic achievement: She led the Huskies to a 32-1 record and the Class 6A state title this past season. A four-time First Team All-State selection, Frohling recorded 408 digs, 330 kills and 104 service aces while posting a kill percentage of .438. She slammed a match-high 17 kills in the state final over Jenks High and was named MVP of the Class 6A state tournament.
Academic excellence: Frohling has maintained a 4.25 weighted GPA.
Exemplary character: A member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, the German Club and the Mu Alpha Theta National Math Honor Society, she has volunteered locally at a nursing home and as a youth mentor.
“Hannah Rose Frohling leads her team not only with her skill set, but also with a great attitude and tons of energy,” said Stephanie Kane, head coach at Norman North High. “She really stepped up this year in her senior role to help her team win a state championship.”
THE FUTURE: Frohling has signed a National Letter of Intent to play volleyball on scholarship at Pepperdine University in the fall of 2016.