Created: 12/12/2013 7:18 PM
By: J.P. Murrieta, KOB Eyewitness Sports 4
Sandia junior Amanda Carroll was named the Gatorade New Mexico Volleyball Player of the Year. The 5'11" junior outside hitter led the Matadors to a 21-1 record and the Class 5A state title this season. Carroll recorded 343 kills, 221 digs, 108 blocks and 10 service aces while posting a hitting percentage of .363 and a kill percentage of .478.
Carroll has maintained a 3.66 GPA in the classroom. A member of Sandia High’s Continentals singing group, she has volunteered locally with her school’s Key Club and National Honor Society.