High-SchoolPlayer-of-the-Year: Seattle Prep

POY Potential: Top Wash. volleyball recruits

October, 17, 2011
The Gatorade Player of the Year Program honors athletes who meet comprehensive and exacting criteria in high school sports. Candidates are judged on athletic production and impact in the current season. Contenders also must demonstrate high academic achievement and exemplary personal character, including volunteerism, sportsmanship and community leadership. Senior status has no bearing on a candidate’s merit and selections are made independent of PrepVolleyball.com's Senior Aces rankings.

That being said, the state’s top five recruits as ranked by PrepVolleyball.com are sure to enter the 2011-12 Gatorade Volleyball Player of the Year conversation at some point. Here they are …

1. Seattle Prep School (Seattle, Wa.) middle blocker Olivia Magill
  • PrepVolleyball Senior Aces rank: 37
  • Height: 6-foot-2
  • Club: WVBA
  • College: Arizona (verbal)
  • John Tawa, publisher of PrepVolleyball.com: "Oozing with potential, Magill is a high flying, ultra-dynamic athlete capable of playing multiple positions. She played on the outside on her state championship high school team last fall and was an active, big-blocking middle for her club team the rest of the year."

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