Notre Dame Volleyball: Incoming Freshman Kremer Named Sand Volleyball All-American
May 21, 2014INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
NOTRE DAME, Ind. – University of Notre Dame volleyball incoming freshman Jo Kremer
has been named to the inaugural High School Sand Volleyball All-America Team by the
American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA), the organization announced recently.
An incredibly exclusive team with just four members on it, the All-America team
includes three sand players from California and one from Florida.
“I am incredibly honored to be named to the first-ever High School Sand Volleyball
All-America Team and cannot wait to bring what I've learned on the beach to the
Notre Dame volleyball team in August,” said Kremer.
The Pacific Palisades, Calif., native is already an established indoor player but
has recently made her case as one of the best in the sand. She recently finished her
high school season undefeated on the beach while also playing at the Elite Beach
Volleyball Club coached by sand volleyball legends Holly McPeak, Barbara Fontana and
During the year, Kremer was selected to represent the club’s top team after
finishing first and earning MVP honors at the San Diego Beach Volleyball Club Sand
Combine. She also earned a gold medal at the 2014 AAU Beach Volleyball Elite Power
League Pairs Tournament.
The 2014 Irish return to campus August 10, as they get ready for their second year
in the ultra-competitive Atlantic Coast Conference. The 2014 schedule should be
released in the coming weeks.
For more information on Notre Dame volleyball remember to follow the Irish on
Facebook (/NDVolleyball) and Twitter (@NDVolleyball).
2014 AVCA Sand Volleyball All-America Team
Vanessa Freire – Fla. – Florida State
Gianna Guinasso – Calif. – Hawai’i
Jo Kremer – Calif. – Notre Dame
Julia Mannisto – Calif. – South Carolina