ACHS players fill all-district volleyball squad

Kyle Riviere
kriviere@weeklycitizen.com
Rae'Shaun Melancon (No. 28) and Michayla Spano (No. 13) were both first-team all-district selections for Ascension Catholic. Photo by Chuck Montero.

It was a wonderful season to be an Ascension Catholic Lady Bulldog as they won a district title and earned a No. 4 seeding for the volleyball playoffs. In the postseason, they made a run to the state semifinals for the first time in five years before losing to eventual state champion McGehee.

In the great run, Ascension Catholic finished with an overall record of 31-11.

Due to their impressive play, nine Lady Bulldogs earned spots on the All-District 3-V team.

Michayla Spano, Rae'Shaun Melancon and Grace Villa all made the first team. Carson Dunn, Julie Beck and Kaylee Burns made the second team. Claudia Rome, Hannah Settoon and Bailey Acosta were all honorable mention selections.

First Team:

District MVP - Sarah Elliot (CHSPC), Michayla Spano (Ascension Catholic), Grace Villa (Ascension Catholic), Payton Passantino (St. John), Rae'Shaun Melancon (Ascension Catholic), Masyn Cameron (CHSPC), Carolyn Glaser (St. John)

Second Team:

Ariel Bell (White Castle), Brynne Babin (CHSPC), Kaleigh White (CHSPC), Maddison Schnebelen (St. John), Carson Dunn (Ascension Catholic), Julie Beck (Ascension Catholic), Kaylee Burns (Ascension Catholic)

Honorable Mention:

Robbi Seneca (St. John), Sarah Caballero (St. John), Maggie Lambert (CHSPC), Ryland Frey (CHSPC), Abbey Devillier (CHSPC), Emily Sellars (False River), Lexi Bertinot (False River), Rachel Rucker (False River), Tahlor Haynes (White Castle), Claudia Rome (Ascension Catholic, Hannah Settoon (Ascension Catholic), Bailey Acosta (Ascension Catholic), Grace Acosta (St. John)