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Team: Vernon Township HS Boys Volleyball

Coach: Jeff DeYoung

Seasons with the Team: Entering 22nd varsity season

2019 Record: 7-8

Anticipated Varsity Players: Aidan Clifford (Outside Hitter), Joe Febus (Setter), Nate Fitch (Hitter), Illia Ivaschchenko (Def. Specialist), Ray Kerrison (OH), Jeremiah Kerton (MB), Ryan Lally (OH), Nolan Mullally (Right-Side Hitter), Tino Rolle (Middle Blocker), Luke Van Gorder (DS)

Players on the Rise: Most of the entire team moves up from JV. Jeremiah Kerton and Ryan Lally are the sole returners from last year’s squad. Expectations were high.

Coach’s Outlook: Anticipating a much-improved team from last year, with the potential to build multiple winning seasons and extended state tournament runs.

2019 Varsity

2019 Junior Varsity

2019 Varsity and JV photos attached. Names and Numbers are:

#25 – Tino Rolle

#13 – Aidan Clifford

#1 – Luke Van Gorder

#19 – Nate Fitch

#22 Nolan Mullally

#26 – Joe Febus

#16 – Ryan Lally

Ray Kerrison (number obscured by ball in Varsity photo)

#15 – Jeremiah Kerton

Illia is new to Vernon in spring 2020.

George Muha has been covering high school sports since 2006. He feels high school scholar-athletes are the most important part of the community and highlighting their achievements on the field, in the classroom and within the community is his personal mission.

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