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Paige McElfish - 2017 South Central Iowa Female Athlete of the Year finalist

Nodaway Valley

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017 12:00 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017 11:04 a.m. CDT


• Recorded a serve success of 236-of-241, good for a .979 success rate with 23 aces as a senior.

• Recorded 70 kills as a senior.

• Her 254 digs were tops on the team.

• 2017 team captain and second-team all-POI West

as a defensive specialist.

• Tallied 773 digs in three years.

• Three-year varsity letterwinner.


• Led Class 2A in rebounding as a senior at 12.9 per game.

• Her 14.7 points per game represented the sixth best mark in the POI.

• Tallied 61 assists and her 97 steals, 4.2 per game, was best in the POI.

• Also had 11 blocks.

• NV’s second leading scorer all-time with 1,210 points.

• First in school history in rebounds, 955 and steals with 281.

• Four-time first-team all-conference selection.

• Wolverines went 67-25 in her career.


• Ran leg of of sixth-place finishing distance medley at state in Class 1A. Ran on sprint medley, 4x200 and distance medley, 200 leg.

• Part of two school records 4x100 and shuttle hurdle as a sophomore.

• Three-year track participant, came back for senior year after injury kept her out junior year.


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