Girls Varsity Volleyball · ASHLEY EVANS PICKED FOR TEAM USA!

Former Lakota East Girls Volleyball standout, Ashley Evans, has landed a spot on TEAM USA!

The U.S. Women’s National Team has announced its roster which will compete in the NORCECA Champions Cup set for Aug. 22-24 at the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Outsides: Roni Jones-Perry, Simone Lee, Kadie Rolfzen, Sarah Wilhite Parsons
Middles: Rhamat Alhassan, Jenna Rosenthal, Paige Tapp
Opposite: Oluoma Okaro
Setters: Ashley Evans, Samantha Seliger-Swenson
libero: Amanda Benson
The U.S. Women will train together starting Aug. 17 in Colorado Springs in preparation for the tournament.

The NORCECA Champions Cup is a four-team round-robin tournament for the top women’s and men’s volleyball teams in NORCECA, which encompasses North America, Central America and the Caribbean.

Evans, a 6-1 setter from Purdue University.  Below are several links that highlight Ashley’s outstanding accomplishments on and off the volleyball court.

1.  Evans Signs Professional contract
2.  Top setter in the pro league in Spain (Spanish version)
3.  All-Academic Honors at Purdue
4.  All-American Honors
5.  Evans Earns Big Ten Medal of Honor