NameInstitutionPos.YR Tara Callahan Concordia (NE) S Jr. NameInstitutionPos.YR Region Freshman of the Year Camryn Opfer, Concordia (NE), OH The 2019 AVCA NAIA Volleyball Regional awards were released Thursday afternoon.Named Central Region Player of the year was Anna Wedel of Northwestern, and Coach of the year honors went to Red Raider Volleyball Head Coach Kyle Vanden Bosch.WEST CENTRAL REGION Britta Knudson Jamestown (ND) MB Sr. Region Player of the YearAnna Wedel, Northwestern (IA), OH, RS-Jr. Ally Krommendyk Dordt (IA) MB Sr. A.J. Kacmarynski Northwestern (IA) OH RS-Jr. Samantha Naake Friends (KS) MB Sr. HONORABLE MENTION Anna Wedel Northwestern (IA) OH RS-Jr. Kendyl Estes Kansas Wesleyan (KS) OH Sr. Cody Offerle Saint Mary (KS) OH Jr. Region Coach of the YearKyle Van Den Bosch, Northwestern (IA) Bekah Horstman Northwestern (IA) MB So. Emmie Noyd Concordia (NE) MB Sr. Rebecca Frick Dakota Wesleyan (SD) OH Sr. Amber Anderson Saint Mary (NE) OH Sr. Ivona Vojvodic Bethany (KS) S Sr. Taliyah Flores Midland (NE) L So. Anna Hester Saint Mary (KS) MB Jr. Allison Kuenle*** Doane (NE) OH Sr. Karsyn Winterfeld Dordt (IA) OH Jr. Lacey Wacker** Northwestern (IA) S Jr. Region Defender of the Year Emily White, Southwestern (KS), L, Sr. Ayona Tharps Ottawa (KS) RS Jr. Region Assistant Coach of the YearJake Fulsom, Jamestown (ND) Emma Gerber Morningside (IA) MB Sr. Makenzie Fink Northwestern (IA) RS Jr. Isabel Wedell Jamestown (ND) RS Sr.