Eight Chatham County volleyball players earn all-state honors

Three Seaforth standouts made the 2A all-state first team.


The North Carolina Volleyball Coaches Association named four Chatham County volleyball players to its all-state teams.

From Seaforth, freshman Ally Forbes, sophomore Keira Rosenamarkle and junior Maris Huneycutt earned 2A all-state honors.

Rosenmarkle led the entire 2A east classification with 365 kills this past season, and Forbes finished third on the list with 365. Huneycutt recorded the most assists in the 2A east classification with 864.

Seaforth went 23-6 this season and a perfect 16-0 in the Mid-Carolina Conference. The Hawks were eliminated in the fourth round of the state playoffs.

On the 1A side, Woods Charter sophomore Josie Valgus made the all-state first team.

Valgus led the 1A east classification with 408 kills in 2023.

Woods Charter went 21-4 and a perfect 13-0 in the Central Tar Heel Conference. They were eliminated in the third round of the playoffs.

In addition, four players made the second team.

Karaleigh Dodson (Chatham Central)
Katherine Gaines (Chatham Central)
Maya Sheridan (Woods Charter)

Reagan Smith (Jordan-Matthews)