Two Force Volleyball Club of Sacramento teams have qualified for the open division of the 2011 USA Volleyball Junior National Championships June 25 through July 4 in Atlanta.
Both Force teams earned their bids competing at the Far Western Junior National Qualifier in Reno over the past two weekends. Force 18-1's, coached by Alynn Wright of St. Francis High School, won their Junior National bid by taking fifth place in the Open Division.
Force 14-1's, coached by Todd Tkachuk, won their bid by taking fourth place in the Open Division at Far Westerns.
Team members are:
Force Sac 18-1 - Ellie Selleck, Nevada Union; Bailey Humes and Isabelle Obert, Del Oro; Vanessa Edwards, Cordova; Zoe Nightingale, St. Francis; Lauren Orozco, Rocklin; Katie Vaughn, Oak Ridge; Jazmine Williams, Sheldon; Simone Durham, Roseville.
Force Sac 14-1 - Jessica Blum, Silverado; Anna Donald, Sacred Heart; Ashley Sutter, St. Rose; Allyson Wubben, W.T. Eich; Madeleine Merlino, St. Ignatius; Jessica Yarnon, Buljan; Rachel Moore, St. Ignatius; Kyra Rogers, Buljan; Elizberth Wagstaff, Arden Middle; Amanda Roberts, Lyman Gilmore; Brooke Hershberger, Olympus; Abby Jensen, Buljan.