2019 Volleyball Co-Player of the Year: Martin-Maine Wrangell
With the fall high school sports season coming to a close, it’s time to reveal the All-Coastal Preps teams. Over the next week, you will get to know more about the players of the year while also seeing who made first and second team in girls tennis, girls golf, boys cross country, girls cross country, boys soccer and volleyball. Football will be published shortly after the conclusion of the season.
The Coastal Preps Volleyball Co-Player of the Year is junior Martin-Maine Wrangell from Hoggard.
Hoggard’s Martin-Maine Wrangell finished the season with a team-high 338 kills and a .240 hitting percentage.
She also added 238 digs, 56 aces and 39 blocks to lead the Vikings to a 24-7 record, a share of the Mideastern Conference regular season title, the MEC Tournament title and a spot in fourth round of the NCHSAA 4A playoffs.
Wrangell reached double digits in kills in 19 matches, including a season-high 21 on back-to-back nights against New Hanover and Ashley in the conference tournament semifinals and finals.
More about Martin-Maine
Favorite Food: Nutella and strawberries
Favorite Restaurant: Bluewater Waterfront Grill
Favorite Movie: Moana
Favorite TV Show: NCIS
Favorite athlete: Lexi Sun
Favorite Holiday: Thanksgiving (the food)
Favorite memory from the season: We always have pre-game dance parties in the locker room or at someone’s house.
Favorite thing about your school or team: The amount of school pride and spirit when it comes to sports.
At what age did you start playing volleyball?: 10
Do you have any superstitions or pre-game rituals?: I listen to a throwback playlist and I warm up with Gracie Sistrunk every game.
If you could play another sport professionally, what would it be?: Soccer
Who is your biggest role model?: My mom
What hobbies do you have outside of participating in sports?: Painting
What app on your phone do you use the most?: Camera
What is your dream job?: Dentist
Are you a morning or night person?: Morning
Do you prefer cold or hot weather?: Hot
Would you rather revisit a moment in the past or look ahead to a moment in the future?: Look ahead to see where I’d go to college
Who has the best doughnuts in town? Britt’s, hands down
Would you rather watch a movie at home or in the theater? At home