Fredericksburg Victory is proud to announce that the following players were selected by VHSAA varsity coaches to the VHSAA All-Conference First Team.
We’re thrilled to announce that these three exceptional athletes received All-Conference first or second team votes from every voting varsity coach in the VHSAA, making them the only nominees to achieve this unanimous recognition.
Anna Kate Herron (2x Captain)
Senior – Setter/RS
52.4% Service Win Percentage
356 Assists (6-2 offense)
We are thrilled to present Anna-Kate “AK” Herron, one of our Captains and an Honorable Mention 2022 VHSAA Player of the Year, as a 2023 VHSAA All-Conference Player.
AK is the first ever unanimous selection to the VHSAA All Conference First Team in any sport. An honor that is well deserved.
Anna-Kate’s well-rounded skill set has been a game-changer for us. Her service game has been nothing short of remarkable, her impressive Service Quality Rating (SQR) of 2.0 underscores her precision and consistency. Furthermore, her exceptional setting skills have set the stage for our hitters to shine. She delivered 318 assists this season, running a 6-2 offense, creating scoring opportunities, and elevating our entire offense’s performance. Her versatility was evident in her tenacity in pursuit of the ball, leading the team with 208 digs, and her ability to contribute effectively on offense with 43 kills.
In summary, Anna-Kate Herron’s season has been marked by her standout service game, consistent setting, efficient offensive contributions, strong defensive play, and her well-rounded abilities on the court. We wholeheartedly agree with her All-Conference First Team honor and believe she is an invaluable asset to our team’s success.
Eden Wright (2X Captain)
Senior – OH/MB
91 Aces (3rd in Virginia at time of submission)
56.7% Service Win Percentage
29.2% Serve Ace Percentage
3 Matches with 12+ Aces
We proudly announce Eden Wright as a VHSAA First Team All-Conference selection this season, celebrating her extraordinary contributions on the volleyball court. Eden’s exceptional statistics reflect her dedication to the sport and her instrumental role in our team’s achievements. Her standout service game is showcased by her precision and consistency with a Service Quality Rating (SQR) of 2.1, which has consistently created significant advantages for our team.
As a two-time captain, she exemplifies exceptional leadership and sets a positive example for her teammates. Her unwavering dedication to the sport is further underscored by her remarkable recovery from a torn ACL in 2021, showcasing her resilience and commitment.
Eden has been a significant offensive force while playing both outside and middle positions. Eden’s unwavering positivity and team-oriented approach to the game made her a compelling candidate for All-Conference recognition, and we wholeheartedly endorse her for this well-deserved honor.
In summary, Eden Wright’s season has been marked by her outstanding service skills, effective offensive contributions, strong defensive play, and her role as a two-time captain and a leader who has overcome adversity. Her remarkable statistics and leadership qualities make her an indispensable asset to our team’s success, and we believe she is more than deserving of All-Conference First Team honors.
Junior – OH
92 Aces (2nd in Virginia at time of submission)
55.8% Service Win Percentage
We are excited to announce Natalie Haynes as a VHSAA First Team All-Conference selection this season. Her dedication to the sport and pivotal role in our team’s achievements are truly commendable.
Natalie’s tenacity and determination, particularly in her service game, have set her apart. Her Service Quality Rating (SQR) of 2.1 underscores her precision and consistency. Moreover, her commitment to offensive improvement is evident as she has more than doubled her kills from her sophomore season.
Defensively, Natalie’s agility and resilience have been vital, and her unwavering positivity, work ethic, and dedication to improving her game have been an inspiration to our team.
In summary, Natalie Haynes’s season has been marked by her exceptional skills and her remarkable dedication to becoming an even more impactful player both offensively and defensively. We wholeheartedly with her All-Conference honors and believe she is an indispensable asset to our team’s success.