Airport anticipates a major step up in the 2010 volleyball season.
The Eagles welcome back seven varsity regular from a team that went 12-9 overall, finished third in Region 5-3A with a 7-3 record and went 1-1 in the state playoffs.
“If we play hard and as a team we should do well,” said coach Jessica Kerbs.
“With eight seniors and five juniors, we have a lot of experience. We just have to put it together. If we can accomplish that, we should go far.”
The returning cast includes senior middle hitter Denise Bonnette, senior setter Danielle Sox, senior Librero Chloe Perkins, senior outside hitters Brigitte Shumpert, Haley Pipkin and Dasha Brown and junior defensive specialist Madison Boatwright.
Dina Henderson, a junior middle hitter, is a potenial impact newcomer.
The Eagles open regular season play on Aug. 30 at home against South Aiken.