All-NSIC Volleyball Team

NSIC Player of the Year
#1 Taylor Reiss (OH, Sr., Taunton Minn. / Minneota HS)
Southwest Minnesota State University
- National Leader in kills per set (5.93), points per pet (6.64), and total kills (557)
- Leads the conference in attacks per set (14.22) and total attacks (1,337)
- Named NSIC Player of the Year for the third straight season, the first player in conference history to do so
- Surpassed her 2,000th career kill this season and currently has 2,039, ranking second in school history
- AVCA DII National Player of the Year last season
- First player DI or DII player to win AVCA National Player of the Week five times
- Earned NSIC Player of the Week four times this season
- Ranks second school history in kills (2,039), points (2,311.5), kills per set (4.95), third in points per set (5.61), attack attempts (4,954), sixth in attack percentage (.315), and seventh in service attempts (1,527)

NSIC Libero of the Year
#15 Clara Krenz (L, Jr., Oakdale, Minn. / North St. Paul HS)
St. Cloud State University
- Led the NSIC in digs (356) and digs/set (5.39) vs. NSIC opponents
- No. 12 in the NSIC in aces (22) and aces/set (.33) vs. NSIC opponents
- Recorded eight 20 plus dig performances against conference opponents;
- One 30+ dig performance as she tied her career-high with 34 digs in a 3-0 sweep of Winona State
- Leads the NSIC in overall digs/set (5.28) and is third in total digs (459); top-20 in overall aces (25) and aces/set (.29)
- Moved to No. 3 all-time in career digs (1534) at SCSU this season
- NSIC Defensive Player-of-the-Week (October 1, 2018)
- 2017 All-NSIC Second Team

NSIC Freshman of the Year
#4 Linsey Rachel (OH, Fr., Maple Lake, Minn. / Maple Lake HS)
St. Cloud State University
- NSIC Offensive Player-of-the-Week (September 17, 2018)
- No. 5 in the NSIC in kills (258) vs. conference opponents; highest ranking freshman
- No. 6 in the NSIC in kills/set (3.91) vs. NSIC opponents; highest ranking freshman
- No. 14 in the NSIC in digs (249) and digs/set (3.77) vs. NSIC opponents; highest ranking offensive player in that category
- No. 6 in the NSIC in overall kills/set (3.83); No. 8 in total kills (333); highest ranking first year
- No. 14 in the NSIC in overall digs/set (3.66) (highest ranking offensive player); No. 15 in overall digs (318)
- School record holder in first year kills (333) – 32 -year-old record stood since 1986
- Rachel’s 333 kills are the most tallied by a Husky since the 2007 season
- Recorded 15 double-doubles throughout the 2018 season; recorded career-high 21 kills in win over No. 10 SMSU; recorded career-high 25 digs against MSU Moorhead

NSIC Coach of the Year
Brent Aldridge (8th Season)
Northern State University
- Voted NSIC Coach of the Year for the third time in just eight seasons in the league (2013 & 2015)
- First Northern State coach to land five student-athletes on the NSIC All-Conference teams
- Coached the Wolves to a current national leading .303 hitting percentage
- Led the team to an AVCA top-10 ranking throughout the year & the No. 1 spot for two weeks
- Northern ranks top-10 in the NCAA in kills and assists per set
- Mentored two student student-athletes to top-15 national statistic rankings (Rozell – total assists, assists per set, total aces, and aces per set) (Snyder – hitting percentage)
- Guided NSU to top-5 rankings in the league in hitting percentage, opponent hitting percentage, total assists, assists per set, total kills, kills per set, total digs, and digs per set
- Holds a career record of 160-69 and NSIC record of 87-54

NSIC First Team All-Conference
# Name School Pos Yr Hometown
3 Courtney Place AUGIE OH Sr. Okabena, Minn.
3 Brooklyn Lewis CSP RS Sr. Kasson, Minn.
12 Sara Macek CSP MB Jr. Monticello, Minn.
13 Elizabeth Mohr CSP S Sr. Eden Prairie, Minn.
2 Hope Schiller CSP OH Sr. Anoka, Minn.
3 Kate Berg UMD OH So. Medina, Minn.
9 Sarah Kelly UMD MB Sr. Chaska, Minn.
8 Makenzie Morgen UMD OH Sr. Appleton, Wis.
4 Emily Torve UMD S Jr. Loretto, Minn.
10 Morgan Olson MSU OPP Jr. Annandale, Minn.
21 Hailey Busch NSU OH Sr. Kasson, Minn.
12 Jenna Reiff NSU MB Jr. Chester, S.D.
8 Ashley Rozell NSU S Jr. Aberdeen, S.D.
10 Laura Snyder NSU RS So. Ham Lake, Minn.
15 Bria Barfnecht USF OPP Sr. Delano, Minn.
11 Lexi Scott USF MB Sr. Prinsburg, Minn.
1 Taylor Reiss SMSU OH Sr. Taunton, Minn.
20 Anna Winter UIU OH Jr. Rochester, Minn.
NSIC Second Team All-Conference
# Name School Pos Yr Hometown
7 Tori Hanson CSP L So. Delano, Minn.
6 Hanna Meyer UMD RS Jr. Tomahawk, Wis.
12 Abby Thor UMD MB Jr. Woodbury, Minn.
11 Mara Quam MSU L So. Kenyon, Minn.
2 Monica Vega MSUM L Sr. Ada, Minn.
14 Jaiden Langlie NSU L Jr. Fargo, N.D.
9 Averey Yaksich USF OH So. Omaha, Nebraska
8 Kaylee Burmeister SMSU L Sr. Lakefield, Minn.
11 Sarina Smith SMSU MH So. Andover MN
15 Clara Krenz SCSU L Jr. Oakdale, Minn.
4 Linsey Rachel SCSU OH Fr. Maple Lake, Minn.
13 Malissa LeClaire UIU S Sr. St. Michael, MN
5 Haley Weepie UIU L Jr. Fairbank, Iowa
7 Jaci Brahmer WSC MB So. Pierce, Neb.
2 Taylor Goar WSU OH Sr. Champlin, Minn.