MO State HS Sports

Ferreira, Branson Named AVCA All-Region


Lexington, Ky. – The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) has announced the members of the 2021 NAIA AVCA All-Region Team.

Luisa Ferreira earned a spot on the First-Team, while Sidney Branson was named Honorable Mention.

Ferreira, a Rio de Janeiro, Brazil-native, finished the season with 1,366 assists and a 10.27 assists per set. In addition, she added 405 digs, 98 kills, and 35 blocks.

Branson, an Ozark, Mo.-native, led the Cougars with 393 kills and a career-best attacking percentage of .223. She added 31 blocks, 11 assists and six service aces on the season.

To view the entire NAIA AVCA All-Region Team, click HERE.

This article is provided by Columbia Cougar Athletics