LEXINGTON – The Kentucky Volleyball Coaches Association (KVCA) released its preseason high school volleyball poll on Friday. Assumption occupies the top spot in the high school poll, which features four vote-getters. Locally, 15th Region powerhouse Allen Central is listed 15th in the preseason poll.
Preseason favorite Assumption received nine first-place points. Other teams receiving first-place votes were Notre Dame (5), Mercy Academy (5) and Sacred Heart (2).
Henry Clay completed the top-5 in the fifth-place spot.
Additional teams in the top-10 of the high school volleyball poll are Ryle, Paul Laurence Dunbar, St. Henry, Cooper and McCracken County.
Apollo is ranked 16th in the preseason poll. One of its rivals – Owensboro Catholic – is listed 24th.
The complete KVCA High School Top 25 Coaches Poll follows.
Kentucky Volleyball Coaches Association
High School Top 25 Coaches Poll
1. Assumption (9)
2. Notre Dame (5)
3. Mercy Academy (5)
4. Sacred Heart (2)
5. Henry Clay
7. Paul Laurence Dunbar
8. St. Henry
10. McCracken County
11. Oldham County
12. Tates Creek
13. North Oldham
14. Christian Academy-Louisville
15. Allen Central
17. DuPont Manual
19. Central Hardin
20. Newport Central Catholic
21. Holy Cross (Louisville)
24. Owensboro Catholic