Though neither had a chance to play in the state tournament, two city volleyball players earned all-state recognition from the Kansas Volleyball Association.
Free State senior outside hitter Shelby Holmes was named to the Class 6A second team, and Lawrence junior outside hitter Caitlin Broadwell received honorable mention.
Three area players also picked up all-state honors. In 4A, Tonganoxie senior outside hitter Jenny Whitledge was named to the second team, and Santa Fe Trail junior middle blocker Shelby Dahl received honorable mention.
Wellsville sophomore outside hitter Ashley Sparks earned first-team honors in 3A.