Kendra Dahlke, who just finished her junior year at Fallbrook High School, was named Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the USA Volleyball 18 Open Junior National Championship earlier this month at the competition held in Minneapolis, Minn.
In the club season, Dahlke, 6’1”, plays volleyball for the San Diego Coast 18 Mizuno Ozhan team, which won the championship 2-1 in a final battle against Wave 18 Brent. Dahlke’s team won nine straight matches, compiling an 18-4 record.
At Fallbrook High School, Dahlke has had 857 kills, 68 aces, and 91 blocks in her first three years. She has earned both All-League and All-State honors.
The USA Volleyball 18 Open Junior National Championships featured 32 of the nation’s best girls volleyball teams. The competition was held from June 24 to July 3.