18U

Coach Jonathan Paulk

"We have a great group of athletes on our 18U team. They bring a lot of focus and joy to our practices, priming each other for learning and team development. I am very excited to prepare these young ladies for their college debuts."

18U Tournament Schedule

DatesTournamentLocation
January 6Tri-match ECJVC & Cape FearWilmington, NC
January 13 - 15City of OaksRaleigh, NC
February 3 & 4SAVL Alliance ClassicSpartanburg, SC
February 17 & 18AAU Grand PrixCharlotte, NC
March 10 & 11Shamrock FestivalRoanoke, VA
March 30 - April 1Big South National QualifierAtlanta, GA
April 14 & 15AAU Super RegionalGreensboro, NC
May 26 - 28South Atlantic ChampionshipsRichmond, VA
June 25 - 28
*Subject to Change
AAU NationalsOrlando, FL

2017 Team

  • Lauren Janok
    Lauren Janok
  • Emma Wilcock
    Emma Wilcock
  • Camryn Huber
    Camryn Huber
  • Bailey Rose
    Bailey Rose
  • Dana Smith
    Dana Smith
  • Makayla Chavis
    Makayla Chavis
  • Natalie DeHaan
    Natalie DeHaan
  • Grayson Jeffords
    Grayson Jeffords
  • Caitlin Leggett
    Caitlin Leggett
  • Sydnie Mabry
    Sydnie Mabry
  • Rachel Schaffer
    Rachel Schaffer
  • April Wiseman
    April Wiseman
Lauren Janok

5’11” Setter, Class of 2018, #1

Committed: West Point

High School: North Raleigh Christian Academy

Favorite Athletes: Lauren Carlini, Micah Christenson, and Bruno Rezende

Favorite Foods: Cereal, oatmeal, and bread

Hobbies: Reading and music

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve ┬ámy set consistency and accuracy.”

Volleyball Goals: “To continue to learn and prepare for college.”

Video Link: Coming soon!

Standing Reach: 7’7″

Vertical Jump: 9’3″

Block Jump: 8’7″

Emma Wilcock

‘ ” Setter, Class of 2018, #17

Committed:

High School: Green Hope

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Camryn Huber

‘ ” Middle Blocker, Class of 2018, #15

Committed:

High School: Harnett Central High School

Favorite Athlete: Matt Anderson

Favorite Foods: Pizza, mac n’ cheese, and quesadillas

Hobbies: Reading

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve on my foot speed when blocking.”

Volleyball Goals: “To prepare for collegiate volleyball.”

Video Link: Camryn Huber Highlights

Standing Reach: 7’8″

Vertical Jump: 9’3″

Block Jump: 8’11”

Bailey Rose

5’11” Middle Blocker, Class of 2018, #12

Committed: Belmont Abbey College

High School: Chapel Hill

Favorite Athlete: Jody Brown

Favorite Food: Cheesecake

Hobbies: Music and netflix

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve my defense and serving.”

Volleyball Goals: “To prepare for collegiate volleyball.”

Video Link: Coming soon!

Standing Reach: 7’8″

Vertical Jump: 8’10”

Block Jump: 8’7″

Dana Smith

6’0″ Middle Blocker, Class of 2018, #7

East Chapel Hill High School

Favorite Athlete: Michael Phelps, Venus & Serena Williams

Favorite Food: Mashed potatoes, chocolate ice cream, and reeses

Hobbies: Reading, hiking, swimming, and going to the beach

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve my ball control and confidence.”

Volleyball Goals: “To have fun and play volleyball as long as possible!”

Video Link: Coming soon!

Standing Reach: 7’10”

Vertical Jump: 9’4″

Block Jump: 9’1″

Makayla Chavis

5’10” Opposite, Class of 2018, #3

North Raleigh Christian Academy

Favorite Athletes: Cam Newton, Luke Keuchley, Michael Jordan, Usain Bolt, and Serena Williams

Favorite Foods: Nutella, avacados, dairy-free ice cream, and anything containing “Sweet Baby Rays Barbeque Sauce”

Hobbies: Netflix, reading, and listening to music

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve my versatility in various positions and improve my strength and flexibility.”

Volleyball Goals: “To play at a high intensity the entire season and get recruited!”

Video Link: Coming soon!

Standing Reach: 7’6″

Vertical Jump: 9’5″

Block Jump: 8’8″

Natalie DeHaan

5’7″ Outside Hitter/Defensive Specialist, Class of 2018, #2

Committed: Northwestern College

High School: North Raleigh Christian Academy

Favorite Athletes: Kerri Walsh-Jennings and Jordan Larson

Favorite Foods: Steak, pizza, and cinnamon rolls

Hobbies: Netflix

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve my blocking and attacking down the line.”

Volleyball Goals: “To bounce a ball on the 10ft line!”

Video Link: Natalie DeHaan Highlights

Standing Reach: 7’0″

Vertical Jump: 8’9″

Block Jump: 8’4″

Grayson Jeffords

‘ ” Outside Hitter, Class of , #13

Jordan High School

Favorite Athlete: Luke Kuechly

Favorite Food: Dark chocolate

Hobbies: Drawing and netflixing

Skill Goals this Season: “I want to improve my defense and diving, and my attack consistency.”

Volleyball Goals: “To learn to be more aggressive and strategic.”

Video Link: Coming soon!

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Caitlin Leggett

5’6″ Outside Hitter, Class of 2018, #18

Voyager Academy High School

Favorite Athletes: Serena Williams and Shainah Joseph

Favorite Foods: Seafood and honey nut cheerios

Hobbies: Reading, writing, swimming, and eating

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve on my passing accuracy and digging, and to become a very effective attacker.”

Volleyball Goals: “To play in college as an attacker.”

Video Link: Coming soon!

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Sydnie Mabry

5’7″ Defensive Specialist, Class of 2018, #4

Broughton High School

Favorite Athlete: Kerri Walsh-Jennings

Favorite Foods: Ice cream, nachos, and pasta

Hobbies: Kayaking, hiking, and photography

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve on my speed to the ball and reading attackers on defense.”

Volleyball Goals: “To enjoy playing at a competitive level in college whether at a small school on the varsity team or playing club at a large school.”

Video Link: Coming soon!

Standing Reach: 7’2″

Vertical Jump: 8’2″

Block Jump: 7’11”

Rachel Schaffer

5’9″ Defensive Specialist, Class of 2019, #5

Panther Creek High School

Favorite Athletes: Serena Williams, Kerri Walsh-Jennings, Misty May-Treanor, and Mia Hamm

Favorite Foods: Pasta and cupcakes

Hobbies: Juggling, playing ay outdoor sport – tennis, basketball, etc., and baking

Skill Goals this Season: “Attacking from the back row and hand setting more.”

Volleyball Goals: “To continue to develop as a great libero physically and mentally, and to contribute to the success of my club and high school teams. But most importantly to play college volleyball and be involved in the sport throughout my lifetime.”

Video Links: Rachel Schaffer Hudl & Rachel Schaffer YouTube Channel

Standing Reach: 7’6″

Vertical Jump: 8’10”

Block Jump: 8’7″

April Wiseman

5’5″ Defensive Specialist, Class of 2018, #8

Franklin Academy High School

Favorite Athletes: Erik Shoji, Mia Hamm, and Arisa Sato

Favorite Foods: Avocado, tomato, noodles, mango, and peanut butter

Hobbies: Reading, tutoring, writing, and baking

Skill Goals this Season: “To improve on my ball control and setting accuracy while working on my leadership skills.”

Volleyball Goals: “To get recruited to play as long as possible at a high level!”

Video Link: Youtube

Profiles: BeRecruited

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