Hayley Holsberger

Name: Hayley Holsberger

School: Bishop Carroll Catholic

Age: 17

Grade: Senior

Sport: Volleyball

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.