Recommended Guidelines for Return to Activity

AIA's Executive Board has endorsed guidelines for the return to sport and activity for competition in the winter.

Alyssa Garber & Mady Noble named AVCA Junior Beach All-Americans

September 9, 2020 by Andy Morales, AZPreps365

The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced the 2020 Junior Beach All-American Team on Wednesday, Sept. 9.  Former Desert Mountain standout Alyssa Garber made the second team and former Corona del Sol standout Mady Noble earned honorable mention status.

In addition, released a list of the top high school to watch in 2020 before the spring season was canceled and Noble earned that recognition along with former Desert Vista standout Brooke Blutreich. Blutreich (6-0) plays for LSU.

The Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) was the first in the nation to offer Sand/Beach Volleyball competition at the high school level in 2012.


High School Beach Second-Team All-America

Alyssa Garber (Defender) Desert Mountain/Grand Canyon

"Alyssa is a fast, athletic defender who has an immense passion for beach volleyball," GCU head coach Kristen Rohr said in a release. "She is a hard worker who gives her all to becoming a better player. We are excited for her future at GCU."


Honorable Mention All-America

Mady Noble (6-2, Blocker) Corona del Sol/Arizona