Allison Vakerics
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    Allison Vakerics

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Livonia, Mich.

    High School:
    Marian HS

    Height:
    5-10

    Position:
    S

    06/28/2012

    Air Force Adds 11 to Volleyball Team

    The recruiting class earned High Honorable Mention distinction from PrepVolleyball.com.

    HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Marian High School...coached by Irick Gardner...four-year letterwinner in volleyball...member of the state championship team as a senior...three-year MIVCA all-region selection...earned all-state honors twice...also received all-city and all-Catholic League honors twice...qualified for the state record for aces in a season twice...also qualified for state records for assists in a season, aces in a career and assists in a career...competed at the club level for A2...coached by Michael Vakerics...earned Top Freshman Honorable Mention from PrepVolleyball.com...also honored with the website's Top Sophomore 79 distinction.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Allison Huguette Vakerics...nickname is Al...daughter of Michael and Michele Vakerics...has one older sister, Amanda, and one older brother, Zach...also has one younger brother, Zane...Zach is currently a Presidential Marine in Washington D.C...majoring in English...attended the Academy's Prep School...hobbies include playing volleyball, hiking, kayaking, reading, swimming, cooking, baking, listening to music (rap, hip-hop, country), camping and any other activities that involve the outdoors...grew up raising and showing chickens in 4-H...greatest personal moment in sports came from winning the state championship in volleyball as a senior..."I am extremely excited to be a part of the Air Force Academy Volleyball Team and I look forward to my next four years as a cadet".

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