Ali Hinze Is An All-Summit League Volleyball Honorable Mention For The Bison

     On Wednesday Ali Hinze earned an All-Summit League Honorable Mention honor.

     She led the Bison with a career-high 370 kills this season, ranking fifth in the Summit League. Hinze was also fifth in the league with 3.43 kills per set. She racked up double figure kills in 22 matches this season. Hinze’s season was highlighted by a 20 kill performance against Butler on September 10. This was the third time in her career that she reached 20 kills in a match.

     Hinze was also effective defensively, totaling a career-high 291 digs this season. She hit the double digit dig mark 16 times, including a season-high 20 digs in a win over Western Illinois on September 30.

     Hinze also recorded a team-high 14 double-doubles.


Individual Awards

Player of the Year

Sadie Limback, Omaha

Defensive Player of the Year

Maddie Renn, Kansas City

Setter of the Year

Sami Clarkson, Omaha

Freshman of the Year

Hailey Green, Denver

Coach of the Year

Matt Buttermore, Omaha


2021 All-Summit League Volleyball Team

First Team

Sadie Limback, Omaha

Maddie Renn, Kansas City

Sami Clarkson, Omaha

Melanie Brecka, Kansas City

Elizabeth Juhnke, South Dakota

Crystal Burk, South Dakota State

Madison Harms, South Dakota

Tina Boe, Denver

Sakira LaCour, Oral Roberts

Lydia Bartalo, Denver

De’Janae Arnold, Kansas City

Alli Schomers, Kansas City


Honorable Mention

Madison Jurgens, South Dakota

Marriah Buss, Omaha

Jaiden Centeno, Omaha

Ali Hinze, North Dakota State

McKenna Ruch, Omaha

Sami Slaughter, South Dakota


Freshman Team

Hailey Green, Denver

Trinity Freeman, Oral Roberts

Shayla McCormick, Omaha

Lauren Galvin, St. Thomas

Ella Thompson, South Dakota State

Karli Wenzel, Western Illinois

Brittany Wulf, Western Illinois