The West Central Area volleyball team wrapped up its season with its awards banquet recently that recognized players for their dedication throughout the season.
Morgan Stark and Elizabeth Rustan both received Most Improved Player Awards. Rustan led the Knights in kills (120) and ace blocks (29), while Stark added 83 kills and 133 digs.
Kaleigh Anderson earned the team’s Knight Award. Anderson led WCA in serving aces (31) and digs (285). Hailey Bennett was the team’s assist leader with 145 helpers.
Anderson and Rustan were both named to the All-Pheasant Conference team after the season, while Stark and Bennett were honorable-mention selections.
West Central Area finished the year 5-18 overall and was impressive in the classroom. The Knights were recognized as an all-state academic team. Anderson, Bennett, Savannah Swenson, Kaylyn Ulrich, Emma Swenson, Brooke Anderson, Rustan and Halle Foslien all earned individual all-state academic awards.