Name: Hayley Holsberger
School: Bishop Carroll Catholic
Athlete of the week achievement: Holsberger helped lead her team to its first-ever District 6 Class A title in a win over Bishop Guilfoyle with 23 kills, eight blocks and two digs.
Season update: Holsberger has totaled 282 kills and 56 blocks this season.
Coach Joe Skura’s quote: “Hayley is a strong, consistent player overall who maintains composure and stays focused. She is a no-nonsense player who puts in work to get the job done in every set she plays. She competes big and is able to motivate her teammates. I’m very proud of her effort.”
Favorite teacher: Mrs. Tranquillo
Favorite subject: Science
Favorite movie: “Big Daddy”
Favorite food: Hot wings
Favorite song: “Party for Two” by Shania Twain
Outside interests: Spending time with friends and family
Favorite professional team: Dallas Cowboys
Favorite college team: Penn State
Pro athlete most admired: Hope Solo
Best athlete I ever played with: Steph Basile
Best athlete I ever competed against: Sarah Gomish
Most influential person on my athletic career: My Pap Holsberger
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 6 championship
How I got my start in volleyball: I joined the middle school team in seventh grade, and I also played traveling volleyball.
Future goal: Go to nursing school and become a registered nurse.