Three Willapa Valley Vikings named to Columbia Valley all-league volleyball team

Matlock named First Team; Hurley and Sheary to Second Team

A trio of Willapa Valley Vikings were named to the 1B Columbia Valley all-league volleyball team for the 2023 season.

Lauren Matlock led the way after being named to the league’s First Team while teammates Paisley Hurley and Samantha Sheary were named to the second team.

Willapa Valley’s Alana Neva and Rilyn Channell was named league Honorable Mentions.

The full all-league list is as follows:

1B Columbia Valley All-League Volleyball Team

League MVP: Erin Cournyer, Mossyrock

Coach of the Year: Rebekah Wirkkala, Naselle

Team Sportsmanship Award: Firm Foundation

First Team

Olivia Cheek, Columbia Adventist; Chseney Schultz, Mossyrock; Abbie Lovan, Mossyrock; Mylinh Schell, Naselle; Brooklyn King, Pe Ell; Saydi Mendoza, Mossyrock; Kayli Wirkkala, Naselle; Lauren Matlock, Willapa Valley.

Second Team

Kylee Moss, Columbia Adventist; Jullie Volkov, Columbia Adventist; Paisley Hurley, Willapa Valley; Keira McGinley, Three Rivers Christian; Renzy Marshall, Mossyrock; Alexa Vessley, Firm Foundation; Samantha Sheary, Willapa Valley.

Honorable Mention

Gladys Wilson, Naselle; Mylee Dunagan, Naselle; Briyana Moore, Washington School for the Deaf; Emily Bourne, Firm Foundation; Sophia Columbo, Naselle; Alana Neva, Willapa Valley; Eva Matson, Firm Foundation; Karli Phelps, Pe Ell; Alicen Patridge, Three Rivers Christian; Ashley Anderson, WSD; Madi Engel; Pe Ell; Charli Jones, Firm Foundation; Brooke Davis, Naselle; Rilyn Channell; Willapa Valley.