2018 Mirror boys volleyball all-stars
Tyler Barry, sr., Altoona: Opposite hitter was PVCA first team All-District in 2017 and 2018 … Coaches Award winner in 2018 … Rookie of the year in 2017 … Season statistics: 158 points, 88 kills, 164 digs and 29 blocks.
Matias Berger, sr., Huntingdon: Outside hitter/setter was a PVCA All-District All-Star in 2018 … Team co-captain was also a Mid-State League all-star and team leader in kills, blocks, digs, points and aces … Three-year starter played club volleyball with Revolution Volleyball Club … Two-time District 6 champion and state qualifier in swimming … Will attend Juniata College and participate in swimming … Also played soccer.
Michael Burke, sr., Bishop Guilfoyle: Outside hitter was a three-year starter who led the Marauders in serve receive with 400 receptions, passing nearly 50 percent of his attempts perfectly … PVCA All-District All-Star … Third in attacking on the season with 165 kills and chipped in 138 digs … Finished his career with 75 blocks.
Vincent Good, sr., Bishop Guilfoyle: Setter was a three-year starter and two-year Mirror all-star … … PVCA All-District All-Star … Paced BG’s offense by dishing out 674 assists and finished his career with 1,948 assists … Finished second in aces with 35 and totaled 149 digs … Finished with 98 aces for his career.
Julian Groenendaal, sr., Huntingdon: Outside/middle hitter was a PVCA All-District All-Star … Started three years and was a two-time Mid-State League All-Star … A team leader in kills, blocks, digs, points and aces … Four-time district swimmer for Huntingdon … Played club volleyball with Revolution Volleyball Club.
Dalton Keller, jr., Altoona: Outside hitter was PVCA All-District and Mid-State All-Star in 2017 and 2018 … Team best defense award in 2017 and 2018 … Season statistics: 155 kills, 246 points, 316 digs and 14 blocks.
Ben Parrish, sr., Altoona: Middle blocker was PVCA first team District All-Star … Helped Altoona to District 6 championship … Recorded 109 kills and 116 blocks.
Charles Patterson, sr., Bishop Guilfoyle: Right-side hitter and 2017 PVCA All-State selection and two-year Mirror All-Star … Led BG in offense with 313 kills … PVCA All-District All-Star … As a four-year starter, Patterson set the Marauder career kills record for the rally-scoring era with 903 kills … Finished his career with 78 aces and 96 blocks over his four years.
Tyler Rumbaugh, sr., Bishop Guilfoyle: Outside hitter and three-year starter, led BG from the service line with 45 aces and was second on the team in attacking, totaling 192 kills … PVCA All-District All-Star … Finished second in digs for the season with 151 and chipped in 15 blocks.
Phil Swartz, sr., Altoona: Outside hitter was Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association all-state pick in 2017 along with PVCA All-District and Mid-State Volleyball League All-Star in 2016, 2017 and 2018 … Season stats: 480 kills, 200 points, 413 digs and 83 blocks … American Volleyball Coaches Association/Maxpreps Player of the Week … First player in Altoona history to reach 1,000 kills. New career record stands at 1,233 kills … Career ace record holder with 185 … Will play college volleyball at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo.
Chris Ball, sr., Altoona
Andrew Cassidy, jr., Altoona
Kaven Gahagan, sr., Central