Caspers, Rice earn TIC East honors

West Fork's all-conference volleyball players, Ali Rice, left, and Emily Caspers pose with their TIC certificates. Rice was honorable mention while Caspers was voted to the second team. (Kristi Nixon photo)

SHEFFIELD – West Fork seniors Emily Caspers and Ali Rice were the school’s representative in the Top of Iowa East Conference volleyball teams, announced last week.

Caspers, a senior middle hitter/blocker, was a second team selection. She finished fifth in the TIC East with 185 kills this season. She also was third in the conference in blocks with 48.

Rice, a libero, was an honorable mention pick, finishing seventh in the conference among digs leaders with 252.

The full story appears in the Nov. 14 print editions of the Sheffield Press and Pioneer Enterprise.