2025 Rankings Update: Defensive Specialists
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Defensive specialists are among the top players in the updated Kentucky Prep Dig 2025 Rankings. A look at the top defensive specialists in Kentucky’s 2025 class follows. Kristen Simon KY #1 DS/L #1 HEIGHT 5'7" POS DS/L CLASS 2025 View…
Defensive specialists are among the top players in the updated Kentucky Prep Dig 2025 Rankings.
A look at the top defensive specialists in Kentucky’s 2025 class follows.
Simon was named the state’s top defensive high school volleyball player following an exceptional junior season. A key player for state champion Assumption, Simon excels on the court. Simon makes scramble defensive plays routinely and covers the court thoroughly. A talented passer, Simon thrives offensively in addition to excelling defensively. Simon will be carrying momentum over into her senior year.
Davis possesses outstanding defensive skills and ball control skills as a junior. Athletic, Davis recovers from digging on different areas of the court effectively. Reliable, Davis has displayed the ability to make digs regularly and provide accurate sets throughout her high school volleyball career. Davis is among the high school volleyball players on the rise in the 2025 class.
Grace is fast and covers the court thoroughly from her defensive position. Quick-reacting, Grace possesses strong back row skills which allow her to excel. Among the top high school volleyball defensive specialists in the state, Grace is accurate and agile. A longtime leader for her prep volleyball team, Grace excels as a back row hitter and a passer.
Ward is a productive back row player who digs and pursues well. Able to make an impact from the front row, Ward provides quality passes. Ward possesses solid ball control skills and can produce from various parts of the court. A reliable passer, Ward is skilled at positioning to make digs.
Vest possesses solid serve receive skills and thrives in the back row. A player who works well with teammates and can chip in offensively, Vest is comfortable playing on various parts of the court. A strong passer, Vest is a productive back row hitter who makes quick decisions routinely. Vest is an experienced leader for her high school volleyball team.