Eagles honored at state volleyball awards banquet

Laina Blanton, Dayana Teixeira, Elisabeth Piroli, Suheily Colon, Zoemy Barreto, and Yue Wu display their awards. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Laina Blanton, Dayana Teixeira, Elisabeth Piroli, Suheily Colon, Zoemy Barreto, and Yue Wu display their awards. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Six Polk State volleyball players received awards tonight at the FCSAA state tournament awards banquet in Gulf Breeze.

Yue Wu was named First Team All Conference and earned a spot on the All State Team. She also received Suncoast Conference Player of the Year and State Player of the Year honors.

Elisabeth Piroli and Dayanna Teixeira also received First Team All Conference recognition.

Zoemy Barreto, Laina Blanton, and Suheily Colon were named Second Team All Conference.

"I am really happy for them," said Head Coach German Del Valle. "They worked so hard to get these awards, and I'm happy to see the state and the conference recognize their work."
Aug 19
Women's Volleyball TBA
TBA
Orlando, Fla.
Aug 22
Women's Volleyball 6:00 PM
Santa Fe College
Winter Haven, Fla.
Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 1:00 PM
at Eastern Florida State College
Titan Field House Melbourne, Fla.
Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 3:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Melbourne, FL
Tri-Match @ Eastern Florida State College Melbourne, Fla.
Aug 26
Women's Volleyball 12:00 PM
vs. Miami Dade College
@ East Coast Invitational
Ft. Pierce, Fla.
Aug 26
Women's Volleyball 2:30 PM
at Indian River State College
East Coast Invitational Ft. Pierce, Fla.
Aug 29
Women's Volleyball 6:00 PM
at Hillsborough Community College
Dale Mabry Campus (4001 West Tampa Bay Blvd) Tampa, Fla.
CONF ALL
State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota 2-6 7-13
Hillsborough Community College 7-1 34-6
St. Petersburg College 3-5 12-8
Polk State College 6-2 24-12
South Florida State College 2-6 4-21

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