CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – A total of 11 Virginia volleyball players were named to the 2023 All-ACC Academic Volleyball Team, the conference office announced Tuesday (Jan. 31). It marks the second consecutive year the Cavalier program had double-digit student-athletes receive the honor. 

Virginia players recognized were GG Carvacho, Milan Gomillion, Ciera Hecht, Kate Johnson, Ashley Le, Madison Morey, Abby Tadder, Regan Trueblood, Heyli Velasquez, Chloe Wilson and Veresia Yon. 

Carvacho, Johnson, Le, Morey, Tadder, Velasquez, Wilson and Yon were all recognized for the second consecutive year. 

Academic requirements for selection to the All-ACC Academic Team are a 3.0-grade point average for the previous semester and a 3.0 cumulative average during one’s academic career. In addition, student-athletes must compete in at least 50 percent of their team’s contests. 

2023 ACC Volleyball Scholar Athletes of the Year

Anna DeBeer****, Louisville, Sr., OH, Exercise Science

Rachel Fairbanks**, Pitt, Jr., S, Finance


2023 All-ACC Academic Volleyball Team

Alayna Crabtree, Boston College, Sr., OH, Biology

Julia Haggerty**, Boston College, MB/OPP, Management

Katrina Hedberg-Jensen**, Boston College, Sr., OH, Biology

Samantha Hoppes, Boston College, Fr., OPP, Management

Sophia Lambros**, Boston College, Sr., S, Management

Grace Milliken**, Boston College, So., MB, Management

Anna Murphy***, Boston College, Sr., L, Management / Political Science

Grace Penn**, Boston College, Sr., S, Management

Jane Petrie**, Boston College, Jr., S, Management

Jenna Pollock, Boston College, Jr., MB/OPP, Management

Cornelia Roach, Boston College, Jr., MB, Management / Theology

Halle Schroder, Boston College, Fr., OH, Management

Chandler Swanson, Boston College, Fr., DS, Applied Psychology and Human Development

Brooklyn Yelland, Boston College, Fr., DS, Management

Azyah Dailey**, Clemson, Jr., OH, Sociology

McKenna Gildon, Clemson, Fr., DS, Pre-Business

Katie Hurta, Clemson, R-Fr., OPP, Financial Management

Adria Powell, Clemson, Sr., MB, Athletic Leadership (MA)

Kate Simington, Clemson, Fr., MB, Pre-Business

Mckenna Slavik**, Clemson, Sr., S, Athletic Leadership (MA)

Devan Taylor**, Clemson, Jr., L, Bioengineering

Kateryna Tkachenko, Clemson, Sr., OH, Psychology

Christina Barrow, Duke, So., DS, Undeclared

Madison Bryant, Duke, Gr. L, Liberal Studies (MA)

Lizzie Fleming***, Duke, Gr., Management Studies (MA)

Gracie Johnson***, Duke, Gr., Management Studies (MA)

Kerry Keefe***, Duke, So., OH, Undeclared

Millie Muir, Duke, So., S, Undeclared

Rachel Richardson**, Duke, Jr., OH, Psychology

Jessica Robinson, Duke, Gr., MB, Management Studies (MA)

Nikki Underwood**, Duke, Jr., DS, Psychology

Emma Worthington, Duke, Gr., S, Management Studies (MA)

Sydney Conley, Florida State, Sr., OH, Sociology

Andjelija Draskovic**, Florida State, Gr., S, Social Science

Kyleene Filimaua, Florida State, Fr., OH, Sport Management

Ella Gaona, Florida State, Fr., L, Marketing

Addison Hultquist, Florida State, Jr., L, Exercise Physiology

Audrey Koenig**, Florida State, Jr., OH, Marketing

Kenna Phelan, Florida State, Fr., S, Art Studio

Audrey Rothman**, Florida State, So., OH, Marketing

Madeline Snider, Florida State, Fr., RS, Exercise Physiology

Bianca Bertolino, Georgia Tech, Jr., OH, Biology

Anna Boezi, Georgia Tech, So., MB, Biomedical Engineering

Bella D’Amico**, Georgia Tech, S, Business Administration

Afedo Manyang, Georgia Tech, Gr., RS, History, Technology, and Society

Larissa Mendes, Georgia Tech, Fr., RS, Biology

Elizabeth Patterson, Georgia Tech, Sr., L/DS, Business Administration

Paola Pimentel**, Georgia Tech, L/DS, Business Administration

Lauren Sanden, Georgia Tech, Jr., L/DS, Biomedical Engineering

Heloise Soares, Georgia Tech, Fr., S, Business Administration

Ayden Bartlett**, Louisville, Sr., L/DS, Sustainability

Cara Cresse**, Louisville, Jr., MB, Communication

Anna DeBeer****, Louisville, Sr., OH, Exercise Science

Elle Glock, Louisville, Jr., S, Biology

Charitie Luper, Louisville, Jr., OH, Psychology

Brigitta Petrenko, Louisville, Gr., S, Sport Administration

Reese Robins, Louisville, Fr., MB, French

Cecilia Rush**, Louisville, Sr., L/DS, Biology

Kamden Schrand, Louisville, Fr., L/DS, Business / Undecided

Elena Scott***, Louisville, Jr., L/DS, Communication

Abby Casiano**, Miami, Sr., MB, Religious Studies

Janice Leao**, Miami, Gr., MB, Business Administration (MA)

Milana Moisio**, Miami, So., L, Elementary Education

Cianna Tejada, Miami, Jr., MB, Biology

Savannah Vach**, Miami, Gr., S, Taxation

Alanys Viera, Miami, Jr., S, Broadcast Journalism

Peyman Yardimci, Miami, Jr., OH, Business Technology

Anita Babic**, North Carolina, So., S, Undecided

Zoe Behrendt, North Carolina, Fr., S, Undecided

Maddy May**, North Carolina, Jr., DS, Exercise and Sport Science

Marissa Meyerhoefer, North Carolina, Sr., DS, Business Administration

Sydney Nolan, North Carolina, Fr., MB, Communication Studies

Carson Overbeck**, North Carolina, Jr., DS, Global Studies

Sadie Swift, North Carolina, Jr., MB, Biomedical and Health Science Engineering

Romani Thurman, North Carolina, So., OH, Communication Studies

Ava Brizard**, NC State, So., OH, Business Management

Martyna Leoniak**, NC State, Jr., OH, Business Management

Amanda Rice, NC State, Jr, OPP, Biological Sciences

Riley Shaak, NC State, Sr., MB, Communications

Maisie Alexander**, Notre Dame, So., L/DS, Finance

Cailey Dockery**, Notre Dame, So., L/DS, Neuroscience and Behavior

Nicole Drewnick, Notre Dame, Gr., S, Nonprofit Administration (MA)

Ava Lange, Notre Dame, Fr., OH, Finance

Alyssa Manitzas, Notre Dame, Fr., L/DS, Strategic Management

Charity McDowell**, Notre Dame, Sr., MB, Pre-Professional

Hattie Monson****, Notre Dame, Sr., L/DS, Science-Business??

Sydney Palazzolo, Notre Dame, Jr., OH, Pre-Professional

Phyona Schrader, Notre Dame, Jr., S, Computer Engineering

Lauren Tarnoff**, Notre Dame, Sr., MB, Design

Lucy Trump**, Notre Dame, So., OH, Psychology

Lexis Akeo****, Pitt, Gr., S, Management

Olivia Babcock, Pitt, Fr., RS, Undeclared

Blaire Bayless, Pitt, Fr., RS, Undeclared

Rachel Fairbanks**, Pitt, Jr., S, Finance

Catherine Flood**, Pitt, Sr., OH, Media & Prof Communications

Dillyn Griffin**, Pitt, So., L/DS, Undeclared

Emily Klika**, Pitt, Sr., L/DS, Natural Sciences Area

Emma Monks, Pitt, Gr., MB, Post ????

Logan Mosley, Pitt, Sr., L/DS, ????

Chiamaka Nwokolo**, Pitt, Gr., MB, Human Resource Law

Torrey Stafford, Pitt, Fr., OH, Undeclared

Haiti Tautua’a, Pitt, So., S, Undeclared

Valeria Vazquez Gomez**, Pitt, Gr., OH, Health and Physical Activity

Cherlin Antonio, Syracuse, Jr., OH, International Relations

Alyssa Bert**, Syracuse, Gr., L/DS, Teaching & Curriculum

Melina Brooking, Syracuse, So., L/DS, Biochemistry

Zharia Harris-Waddy, Syracuse, Fr., MB, Recording Entertainment & Industries

Mira Ledermueller, Syracuse, Fr., S, Psychology

Lauren McCabe, Syracuse, Gr., MB, Global Health

Greta Schlichter, Syracuse, Fr., L/DS, Bioengineering

Veronica Sierzant, Syracuse, Fr., S, Finance

Laila Smith, Syracuse, Jr., MB, Communication & Rhetorical Studies

GG Carvacho**, Virginia, Sr., OH, Sociology

Milan Gomillion, Virginia, Jr., L/DS, Youth & Social Innovation

Ciera Hecht, Virginia, Gr., OH, Higher Education

Kate Johnson**, Virginia, So., L/DS, Biology

Ashley Le**, Virginia, Jr., S, Media Studies

Madison Morey**, Virginia, Sr., L/DS, Media Studies

Abby Tadder**, Virginia, Jr., MB, Economics

Regan Trueblood, Virginia, Gr., S, Education Non-degree

Heyli Velasquez**, Virginia, Jr., L/DS, Media Studies

Chloe Wilson**, Virginia, Sr., OH/RS, Psychology

Veresia Yon**, Virginia, Gr., MB, Education Non-degree

Olivia Angell, Virginia Tech, Fr., L/DS, Sustainable Biology

Elizabeth Aylward, Virginia Tech, Fr., OH, Psychology

Hanna Borer**, Virginia Tech, So., S, Criminology

Sierra Cates, Virginia Tech, So., L/DS, Biology

Elayna Duprey**, Virginia Tech, Jr., OH/RS, Sport Media Analytics

Ava Francis**, Virginia Tech, Jr., OH, Criminology

Cara Lewis, Virginia Tech, Sr., MB, Sociology

Hailey Pearce, Virginia Tech, Fr., RS, Business

Sydney Petersen**, Virginia Tech, Gr., MB, Public Health

Jasmine Robinson, Virginia Tech, Jr., MB, Human Development

Kylie Adams, Wake Forest, Sr., S, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Rian Baker**, Wake Forest, So., S, Undeclared

Dior Charles, Wake Forest, Fr., MB, Undeclared

Paige Crawford**, Wake Forest, So., OH, Undeclared

Audrey Douglas, Wake Forest, Sr., MB, Economics

Olivia Fish, Wake Forest, Fr., OH, Undeclared

Olivia Franke, Wake Forest, Sr., MB, Politics & International Affairs

Emmy Ogogor**, Wake Forest, Fifth-year, MB, Health & Exercise Science

Kendall Phillips, Wake Forest, Jr., DS, Health & Exercise Science

Ashley Slater***, Wake Forest, Sr., OH/RS, Health & Exercise Science

Ava Torrance, Wake Forest, Gr., DS, Project Management

Kalani Whillock**, Wake Forest, Jr., DS, Environmental & Sustainability Studies


All-Freshman ACC Academic Team

Kyleene Filimaua, Florida State

Kenna Phelan, Florida State

Larissa Mendes, Georgia Tech

Heloise Soares, Georgia Tech

Grace Lopez, Miami

Sydney Nolan, North Carolina

Olivia Babcock, Pitt

Torrey Stafford, Pitt

Ava Carney, Wake Forest