Abby signing with ALC
Abby helped lead Lawrence Co. to a 5-8 record this past fall before the season was cut short because of COVID restrictions.
Abby with some of her teammates at the signing on Monday.
VolleyDawg Senior and Alice Lloyd signee Abby Akers
“… I want to thank all my past and present coaches including Autumn Blevins, Tracy Lockwood, James Shannon, Cody Osborne, Kayla Vanhoose, April York, Eric Bays and the many youth league coaches I’ve had for all of their encouragement and support.”
“… Mountain Thunder Volleyball is where I started and where my love for the game began. They are a huge part of why I am now signing to play at the collegiate level with Alice Lloyd College. I am very excited fort the next chapter in my volleyball career and thankful that Coach Hall is giving me the opportunity to play for Alice Lloyd. Aside from volleyball, I am also looking forward to continuing my education at Alice Lloyd.”
Lawrence Co. Volleyball Head Coach Autumn Blevins
“… We are thrilled to see Abby take her skills to the next level. Abby is disciplined, passionate, and inquisitive. Her love for volleyball is evident on and off the court. She always wants to learn and perfect her skills. With Covid and fluctuations in roles this past season, Abby has overcome obstacles and grown as a player, making her a better more well-rounded athlete. It will be exciting to watch her at the collegiate level!”