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2008-2009

Congratulations to Anna Gott for being selected to the 2008 Andi Collins Award Finalists. This list recognizes the top pure senior setters in the nation.

2008 AIA 5A Div. I Girls State Volleyball Finals (Bracket)
Congratulations to the Desert Vista Girls Volleyball team for making it to the championship match of the AZ 5A Div. I State Tournament.
Video Preview: No. 2 Desert Vista vs. No. 4 Xavier

Congratulations to Betsi Metter, selected to the 2008 AZ Republic ALL ARIZONA TOP 6 Players in the state! Anna Gott and Betsi Metter were also selected to the AZ Republic 2008 5A ALL ARIZONA TEAM as well as Kyle Hartman was selected as ALL ARIZONA HONORABLE MENTION!

Congratulations to Anna Gott and Betsi Metter for being selected to the Tempe All City Team! Banquet will be January 12th, 2009.

2008 East Valley Tribune: 5A First Team Betsi Metter and Anna Gott. 5A Honorable mention: Kyle Hartman, Kyle Mazade, Chloe Steadman and Erika White. Congratulations ladies!

News flash! Betsi's ears sweat when she does exchange....and, when Anna sleeps, she drools

Check out the YouTube video montage of Dig Pink! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5q6ymnWFXM

Team records for the 2008 season.
Congratulations Varsity! 2008 5A State Runner's up! GREAT SEASON LADIES!

F JV V
Non-Region: 9-1 6-4 37-5
Region: 5-1 4-2 4-2
Overall: 14-2 10-6 41-7

Photos of all teams from Dig Pink can be viewed and ordered from: linafontainephoto.com.
Click on Sports then VOLLEYBALL then 08 DIG PINK DESERT VISTA V. MOUNTAIN POINTE! Or just click on this link.

Video highlights from the 2007 season on MaxPreps.com

Tax Credit Donations Accepted
A tax credit donation of up to $400 per married couple or $200 per single parent can be made to Desert Vista and specifically directed to the DV Girls Volleyball program. When making your tax credit donation, please make your check out to Desert Vista and note in the memo line that DV Girls Volleyball is to receive the money. Click here to print a tax donation form. Please donate, the athletes need your support. Note: A tax credit is a dollar-for-dollar reduction in the actual tax owed. A tax deduction only reduces total taxable income from which the tax owed is calculated. Tax Credit Information

Congratulations to Anna Gott for being selected Athlete of the Week for November 7th by the East Valley Tribune.

Congratulations to Anna Gott for setting the school record for Assists per Season with 1,330.
Congratulations to Betsi Metter for setting the school record for Most Kills in a Season with 462.
Congratulations to Betsi Metter for setting the school record for Most Digs in a Season with 708.

Congratulations to Anna Gott for being selected MaxPresp/AVCA High School Player of the Week for October 20th by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.

Congratulations to Anna Gott for being selected MaxPresp/AVCA High School Player of the Week for October 6th by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.

Congratulations to Anna Gott and Betsi Metter for being selected to the All-Tournament team at the Highland Volleyball Tournament held October 3-4.

Congratulations to Betsi Metter for setting the school record for Most Kills in a Match with 28 against Xavier on September 2nd and setting the school record for Most Digs in a Match with 36 against Hamilton on September 4th.

Congratulations to Betsi Metter for being selected the Most Valuable Player for the Girl's International Youth Division at the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships in Tucson. Betsi's team finished first place in the Girls' International Youth Division.

Congratulations to Anna Gott! She has verbally committed to Northern Arizona University and will receive a full ride scholarship to play volleyball with the Lumberjacks in the fall of 2009!

In The News
12/16/08: Central Region releases all-region volleyball teams by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/29/08: The Republic's All-Arizona volleyball team by The Arizona Republic
11/29/08: Class 5A All-Arizona volleyball team by The Arizona Republic
11/27/08: Off campus with . . . Desert Vista's Anna Gott by The Arizona Republic
11/20/08: Despite loss, DV volleyball raises expecations for future by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/19/08: NAU Volleyball Has Four Recruits Sign National Letters of Intent for 2009
11/18/08: Video Preview: No. 2 Desert Vista vs. No. 4 Xavier by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/17/08: Thunder set to face Xavier for 5A-I championship by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/17/08: Girls volleyball championships preview by The Arizona Republic
11/16/08: Desert Vista shakes off nerves to beat Gilbert by East Valley Tribune
11/15/08: Thunder volleyball rallies, moves on to state finals by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/15/08: Desert Vista volleyball advances over Gilbert in 5A-1 by The Arizona Republic
11/13/08: Volleyball: DV sweeps Mesquite to move to semifinals by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/13/08: Volleyball: Gott 'running the show' for DV by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/12/08: DV cruises past North Canyon, into second round by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/10/08: Volleyball state tournament starts this week by Ahwatukee Foothills News
11/7/08: Volleyball notebook: Athlete of the week - Anna Gott by East Valley Tribune
10/28/08: Republic's high school volleyball rankings (DV ranked #4) by The Arizona Republic
10/27/08: Dig Pink raises estimated $12K for breast cancer by Ahwatukee Foothills News
10/27/08: Volleyball: Thunder beat 'curse,' sweep Pride by Ahwatukee Foothills News
10/24/08: Desert Vista volleyball cruises by Mtn. Pointe by The Arizona Republic
10/23/08: Desert Vista avenges earlier loss, sweeps Mountain Pointe by Ahwatukee Foothills News
10/20/08: Dig Pink in Tukee Thursday night by Ahwatukee Foothills News
10/20/08: DV volleyball finding its way through Central Region by Ahwatukee Foothills News
10/20/08: The Republic's high school volleyball rankings (DV ranked #2) by The Arizona Republic
10/17/08: Mountain Pointe edges Desert Vista after slow start by East Valley Tribune
10/16/08: Pride come back to beat Thunder, 3-1, Thursday night by Ahwatukee Foothills News
10/14/08: No. 1 Desert Vista needs 5 sets to down No. 2 Corona by East Valley Tribune
10/13/08: Republic's high school volleyball rankings (DV ranked #1) by The Arizona Republic
10/13/08: DV, MP volleyball teams affected by breast cancer by Ahwatukee Foothills News
10/6/08: Anna Gott - MaxPresp/AVCA High School Player of the Week by American Volleyball Coaches Association
10/6/08: High school volleyball rankings (DV ranked #1) by The Arizona Republic
10/6/08: V-ball notes: Big Goldwater event coming up by The Arizona Republic
10/4/08: Seton outlasts Desert Vista to win Lady Hawk by East Valley Tribune
10/2/08: October 2, 2008 Century Club National Top 100 High School Rankings (DV ranked #83) by PrepVolleyball.com (requires a subscription)
9/29/08: Republic high school volleyball rankings (DV ranked #1) by The Arizona Republic
9/25/08: Girls volleyball hits the big time by The Arizona Republic
9/25/08: Volleyball notebook by East Valley Tribune
9/25/08: September 25, 2008 Century Club National Top 100 High School Rankings (DV ranked #95) by PrepVolleyball.com (requires a subscription)
9/22/08: The Republic's girls volleyball rankings (DV ranked #1) by The Arizona Republic
9/18/08: September 18, 2008 Century Club National Top 100 High School Rankings (DV ranked #98) by PrepVolleyball.com (requires a subscription)
9/16/08: Rally in second set starts Desert Vista on way to victory by East Valley Tribune
9/15/08: Thunder's Metter the 'complete package' by Ahwatukee Foothills News
9/15/08: The Republic's girls volleyball rankings (DV ranked #1) by The Arizona Republic
9/12/08: Court Report - Sept. 12 by PrepVolleyball.com (requires a subscription)
9/12/08: Girls volleyball: Large tournaments under way by The Arizona Republic
9/11/08: DV girls volleyball team on top of game despite youth by The Arizona Republic
9/11/08: Westwood volleyball tourney is E.V.'s best by East Valley Tribune
9/10/08: Desert Vista Volleyball Preview by ArizonaVarsity.com
9/10/08: MaxPreps Teams to Watch by MaxPreps.com
9/10/08: Desert Vista girls keep rolling by The Arizona Republic
9/8/08: DV volleyball starts season with win over Xavier ... again by Ahwatukee Foothills News
9/5/08: Desert Vista, AZ 2007 Volleyball by MaxPreps.com
9/5/08: Volleyball season kicks off in a big way - Quick Digs by The Arizona Republic
9/3/08: Desert Vista knocks off 2007 state volleyball champ Xavier by East Valley Tribune
8/31/08: Game stays the same for top volleyball programs by East Valley Tribune
8/30/08: State volleyball preview by The Arizona Republic
8/30/08: State volleyball rankings (DV ranked #5) by The Arizona Republic
8/28/08: Fall Preview: Gott, Metter leading DV volleyball into 2008 by Ahwatukee Foothills News
8/28/08: DV, MP volley teaming up to raise breast cancer awareness by Ahwatukee Foothills News
8/22/08: Preview: Desert Vista volleyball by Ahwatukee Foothills News

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