Volleyball players Becca Trosper and Lea Klooster named Second-Team All-MIAA

All-MIAA Honors

On Saturday evening, the 2012 All-MIAA Volleyball teams were announced by the league and Alma College had two representatives.  MH Lea Klooster, Alma (junior from Jenison/Jenison HS) and MH Rebecca Trosper, Alma (junior from Plano, Tex./Macomb Lutheran North HS) were both named to the All-MIAA Second Team for their performances.

The two players helped the Scots to a third place finish in the league and an overall record of 16-13 and a berth in the MIAA Tournament. Below is the complete list of players being honored for 2012.

Most Valuable Player
Lizzie Kamp, Calvin (senior from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)

Freshman of the Year
Maggie Kamp, Calvin (freshman from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)

Defensive Player of the Year
Jessica Maier, Hope (senior from Grandville/Jenison HS)

All-MIAA First Team
Greer Bratschie, Hope*** (senior from Grand Rapids/East Grand Rapids HS)
Jenna Grasmeyer, Hope** (sophomore from Hudsonville/Unity Christian HS)
Julia Hilbrands, Calvin* (senior from Grand Rapids/GR Christian HS)
Betsy Irwin, Trine*** (senior from Athens, Ohio/Alexander HS)
Lizzie Kamp, Calvin*** (senior from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)
Megan Rietema, Calvin*** (junior from Grand Rapids/GR  Christian HS)
Kati Schneider, Saint Mary's* (sophomore from East Sparta, Ohio/Canton South HS)
Mari Schoolmaster, Hope* (junior from Portage/Portage Central HS)
* - number of years All-MIAA First Team

All-MIAA Second Team
Jordan Brisson, Adrian (freshman from Waterford/Kettering HS)
Emily Crowe, Calvin (sophomore from Granger, Ind./Mishawaka Penn HS)
Alex Gothard, Kalamazoo (sophomore from Bloomfield Hills/Birmingham Seaholm HS)
Maggie Kamp, Calvin (freshman from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)
Lea Klooster, Alma (junior from Jenison/Jenison HS)
Jessica Maier, Hope (senior from Grandville/Jenison HS)
Carly Searles, Trine (sophomore from Levering/Petoskey HS)
Rebecca Trosper, Alma (junior from Plano, Tex./Macomb Lutheran North HS)