Guilford volleyball player earns national recognition

ROCKFORD – Ella Holmstrom took the NIC-10 by storm in 2018, earning first-team all-NIC-10 honors at outside hitter as a freshman.

The incoming sophomore is opening eyes far outside this region.

In June, Holmstrom was one of 82 volleyball players named to the 2019 Ultra Ankle® Junior Volleyball Association All-National Team, “which recognizes the top female indoor volleyball players competing for a JVA member club in the 15s-18s divisions.”

The 6-2 Holmstrom was named to the Class of 2022 team. 

The JVA was formed in 2006 and has more than 1,300 clubs in its organization.

Holmstrom, who plays for VC United, led the Vikings to third place in the NIC-10 in 2018 and to a perfect 6-0 mark in summer league competition. In March, she verbally committed to play volleyball at Indiana University,

Posted on 07.05.19