Marcie Stapley doesn’t have the ideal height for a middle, and she knows it. Still, Stapley powered a strong Morgan attack that won a third-straight state championship, and for that, she’s the 2017 Standard-Examiner All-Area Volleyball MVP.
BRIGHAM CITY — The demands on Kris Harding’s time were overwhelming three years ago. She was a teacher and the head volleyball coach at Box Elder High and she had just given birth to her third child. Decisions had to be made. She and her husband moved their family from Ogden to Brigham...
For each prep sports season, the Standard-Examiner selects athletes to honor as the best high school players in their sport from Northern Utah. Presenting the top volleyball players from around Northern Utah for the 2017 season.
From the Tour of Utah to basketball championships to the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo and more, the Standard-Examiner staff captioned an array of great sports moment across the Wasatch in 2017.