As the season came to an end for the Lady Redhawks Volleyball Team, they were able to celebrate three of their seniors signing to play volleyball next year at the collegiate level. Courtney Fuller is set to go to Albion College, Olivia Webber will continue playing at Northern Michigan University and Abby Welke will play at Davenport University.
In the pictures are Coaches Bre Johnson and Mike Loveless, the 2020 Varsity Volleyball Team and parents. There representing Courtney Fuller were her parents Mike Fuller and Kelly Fuller. Olivia Webber has her mom, Penny Shaw and Abby Welke was represented by her parents Bill and Teri Welke.
This senior class won 4 straight district titles and 1 conference championship where they didn’t drop a single set all season.
Courtney Fuller was a 2 year varsity starter for the Redhawks where she played right side. She tallied up 131 kills, 15 aces, 122 digs and 64 blocks in her career at Marshall.
Olivia Webber was a 4 year varsity starter for the Redhawks, a 2 year captain and held her own in the middle position. Olivia finished her career as a Redhawk with 1,346 kills, 72 aces, 166 digs and 305 blocks. Webber was a 3 year all-conference selection, 3 year all region selection, 3 year all area selection, 3rd team all state as a sophomore, 2nd team all state as a junior and 1st team all state as a senior.
Abby Welke was also a 4 year varsity starter for the Redhawks and a 3 year captain that played multiple positions on the court. Abby finished her career as a Redhawks with 1,560 kills, 175 aces, 767 digs and 268 blocks. Welke was a 3 year all conference selection, a 3 year all region selection, a 3 year all area selection, 2nd team all state both her sophomore and junior year and 1st team all state as a senior.
This incredible senior class has left their mark on the Marshall Volleyball program. We anticipate a few more, if not the rest of the seniors, announcements on their decisions to sign to play volleyball at the next level very soon.