Coach of the Year
Blair, 1st yearIn his first year, Ahn took the defending-champion Blazers back to the title game with an almost entirely new starting unit. There, Blair avenged its only regular-season loss, defeating Sherwood, 3-1.
Player of the Year
Jay ChangBlair, Jr., Middle hitter
Chang’s hitting powered the Blazers all season, and he was the catalyst in their upset of Sherwood in the county championship game.
Matt Lee, Churchill, Sr., Outside hitter
The Bulldogs’ ‘‘go-to” guy led them to county semifinals and was tops on the team in hitting and serving.
David Lloyd, Seneca Valley, Sr., Middle hitter
The 6-foot-3 hitter averaged four kills and five blocks a game for the Screaming Eagles.
Jeff Moy, Sherwood, Jr., Setter
Moy ran Sherwood’s offense to perfection and was in charge of getting ball to a diverse group of talented hitters.
Armando Rosso, Churchill, Jr., Setter
Rosso was the Bulldogs’ all-around specialist, helping them to 10 regular-season wins.
Vadim Rubin, Sherwood, Sr., Outside hitter
Rubin was the leader of high-powered offense, helping the Warriors to an undefeated regular season and a playoff run to the county final.
Ben Steinberg, Watkins Mill, Sr., Middle hitter
Big, tall, consistent force in the Wolverines’ lineup, totaling 144 kills and 60 blocks in the regular season.
Jonathan Yang, Wootton, Sr., Outside hitter
Yang was the player to stop in the Patriots’ offense, leading the team in kills and blocks this season.
Jeffery Young, Kennedy, Jr., Middle hitter
Two-sport athlete shifted from basketball to volleyball court and wreaked havoc on opponents, leading Kennedy to 11 regular-season wins.
Nima Zabihi, Rockville, Sr., Outside hitter
The Rams’ rock paced team by averaging almost four kills per game. Led Rockville to 11 wins and a berth in the county semifinals.
Philip Barizo, Rockville, Sr., Outside hitter
Henry Cornejo, Northwest, Sr., Setter/hitter
Rudolopho Loureiro, Springbrook, Jr., Libero
Jeff Lui, Paint Branch, Jr., Setter
Jason Norton, Poolesville, Jr., Outside hitter
Victor Saavedra, Wheaton, Sr., Setter
Max Wolfe, Blair, Jr., Middle hitter
Oliver Wong, Kennedy, Jr., Setter/hitter