Name: Annie Dombrowski
School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic
Athlete of the week achievement: In BG’s sweep of North Star in the state playoffs, Dombrowski recorded eight kills and 20 digs. In round two, against Dayspring Christian Academy, she totaled 11 kills, 10 points and 16 digs.
Season update: Dombrowski has totaled 382 kills, 299 service points and 406 digs in helping BG to a 21-2 record and a trip to the state semifinals.
Coach Bob Kasun’s quote: “Annie’s all-around volleyball skills are a big reason why Bishop Guilfoyle is in the PIAA state semifinals. She has been one of our go-to players on offense, she’s been a very solid passer and defender, and she has really developed into a respected, strong leader for our team.”
Favorite teacher: Mrs. Yingling
Favorite subject: Chemistry
Favorite movie: The Proposal
Favorite food: Roast beef sandwich from Mike’s Court
Favorite song: “17” by Avril Lavigne
Outside interests: Basketball, swimming and hanging out with my friends.
Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Favorite college team: Penn State
Pro athlete most admired: Andrew McCutchen
Best athlete I ever played with: My current volleyball team.
Best athlete I ever competed against: Hannah Moore
Most influential person on my athletic career: My grandmother, Madeline Vogel
Proudest athletic achievement: Being named to the Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association all-state volleyball team.
How I got my start in volleyball: I signed up in fourth grade in the parochial league.
Future goal: Attending college, play volleyball and major in some sort of medical field.