GEHS senior Cassie Wait was recently named to 7th Annual Under Armour high school All American first team volleyball squad.
Wait was 1 of 100 players selected for this years team which represents 32 states and 89 high schools. The honor allows Wait to compete in the Under Armour All American match and skill competition, Dec. 16 in Louisville, Kentucky. The competition is part of the AVCA annual convention.
Requirements for the All American honor include; the student athlete is in her senior year and nomonated by her coach. The nominee must also list individual season stats against all opponents on Max Preps, a free service that aggraggates and distributes data on all sports.
Wait earned All state second team All state honors her freshmen season and first team All state awards her sophomore, junior and senior seasons. She was also voted the 6A state player of the year and helped the Blazers place third at state both her junior and senior season.
A 3 sport letterwinner, Wait has 3 letters in basketball and is currently holds the 5A and 6A state pole vault records. She also has the second best ever pole vault in the state of Kansas.
Academically, Wait owns a 4.35 GPA on a 4.0 scale and ranks number one in her GEHS class of 314.