In the past, I have never envied anyone who had to put together an all-area team, and after completing this one, I absolutely can relate to the challenge this project presented.

Even though I have only covered about two-thirds of a volleyball season here, this area has some of the state’s most talented players and teams. Choosing a player of the year was the biggest challenge as multiple girls were deserving, and I tried to do my homework with these selections for not just the individual awards, but the entire all-area team.

Sports Editor

Melissa Meador is a 2003 graduate of Alcorn Central and a 2008 graduate of Mississippi State, majoring in journalism and public relations. She was hired as the Sports Editor for the Corinthian in 2022.

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