Jordan Maney, a senior member of the Cherokee Lady Braves varsity volleyball team, has been named Honorable Mention All-Big Smoky Mountain Conference. Jessica Beckner, Murphy, and Nikol Watson Edwards, Murphy, were named Big Smoky Mountain Conference Player of the Year and Coach of the Year respectfully.
The Smoky Mountain All-Conference team includes: Kimonta Lloyd (Hayesville), Savanna Annis (Hayesville), Megan Woody (Hayesville), Beckner (Murphy), Hailey Thompson (Murphy), Aubrey Clapsaddle (Murphy), Grace Nelson (Murphy), Erin Teesateskie (Robbinsville), Elizabeth Ayers (Robbinsville), Sydney Orr (Rosman), Christa Galloway (Rosman), and Grace Cabe (Swain Co.).
The Big Smoky Mountain Honorable Mention team includes: Cheyanna Rattler (Andrews), Journey Clark (Andrews), Maney (Cherokee), Emily Thurmond (Hayesville), Alyssa McDaniel (Hayesville), Abby Carder (Murphy), Caitlynn Irwin (Murphy), Karlyn Matheson (Robbinsville), Harleigh Lane (Robbinsville), Mikayla Morgan (Robbinsville), Grace Owen (Rosman), Katelyn McKinney (Rosman), Alissa Smith (Swain Co.), and Brette Pattillo (Swain Co.).
– One Feather staff report