Nearly a dozen area volleyball players received all-state recognition for the 2017 season by the Texas Sports Writers Association.


Callisburg juniors Skylar Allen at outside hitter and Lindsey Bullard at setter and Gunter senior middle blocker Camryn MacDonald have been named first-team all-state in Class 3A.


Callisburg juniors Macie Satterwhite at outside hitter and Savannah Hott at middle blocker were selected second-team all-state and Leonard senior outside hitter Alyssa Davis was honorable mention all-state.


In Class 2A, Blue Ridge senior middle blocker Shelby Gerner was named first-team all-state.


Tioga senior middle blocker Andrea Perez was picked third-team all-state in Class 1A while the Lady Bulldogs had a pair of players named honorable mention all-state — senior outside hitter Destini Maness and sophomore middle blocker Carly Hough.