Montevallo sophomore named to all-conference team

FROM STAFF REPORTS

University of Montevallo sophomore Manyi Ati was named first team All-Peach Belt Conference following the 2011 season.

The award is the second for Ati after she was named first yeam All-Conference and Freshman of the Year last season.

Ati ranks second in the conference in kills per set and third in hitting percentage. She already has 742 career kills in just two seasons. Ati had double-digit kills in 21 matches this season, including a season-high 20 against USC Aiken.

Ati was named first team All-Region last season as well as All-Conference and Freshman of the Year. She was also an honorable mention on the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic team in 2010 and was named to the conference’s Presidential honor roll.