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Rylee Cookerly

rylee cookerly kealoha volleyball coach

College: Valparaiso University 

  • Senior (Libero)

  • Major – Nursing 

  • Female Athlete of the Year- Valparaiso University

  • Missouri Valley Conference Libero of the Year 

  • First Team All-MVC honoree

  • AVCA Honorable Mention All-Region

  • Fourth in program history in career digs through three years and is the first player to have reached the 2,000-dig milestone in just three seasons

  • CoSIDA First Team Academic All-District recipient and received MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team (2018, 2019)

  • Midwest Region Freshman of the Year by the AVCA - one of just 10 freshmen in the nation to earn the regional Freshman of the Year accolade (2017)

  • MVC All-Freshman Team (2017)

Club: Circle City VBC

  • Helped team earn three bids to USAV and two top-25 finishes

  • Club captured one national qualifier championship

Prep: Brownsburg HS

  • Three-time All-Conference selection

  • Indiana Junior All-Star Team

  • preseason All-American watch list and Defensive Dandies list entering senior year

  • Three county championships and one conference title

  • High school's all-time leader in digs


  • Boys and Girls Club Clinic (3rd to 8th grade)

  • Valpo Volleyball Coaching Camp (3rd to 12th grade)