Newsday's Kenny DeJohn picks 25 girls volleyball players to watch during the fall 2015 season. (Players are listed in alphabetical order.)
Baldwin, libero/outside hitter, Sr.
Made 1st Team All-Conference as a first-year varsity starter last season.
Smithtown East, outside hitter, Jr.
Looking to help lead the Bulls to another undefeated season in league play.
Long Beach, outside hitter, Jr.
Competed in the Volley America Northeast Regionals 18U Championships in July.
St. Anthony's, middle hitter, Sr.
Had 142 kills and a .869 hitting percentage last season.
Glenn, setter, Sr.
Looking to lead Glenn to a 15th consecutive Long Island title.
Holy Trinity, outside hitter, Jr.
Looking to lead the Lady Titans to the school's first state championship since 2007.
Connetquot, outside hitter, So.
The former libero is moving to outside hitter for the first time this season.
Plainview JFK, outside hitter, Sr.
Tallied 198 kills, 33 aces and 11 blocks as a junior last season.
Kings Park, setter. Sr.
Was a MaxPreps/AVCA Player of the Week for Sept. 8-14, 2014.
Newfield, middle hitter, Sr.
Won six MaxPreps Player of the Match awards in 2014.
Mattituck, setter, Sr.
A major contributor to last season's Class C Long Island championship.
Wantagh, middle/outside hitter, Jr.
Will be a captain as a junior on this year's team.
Smithtown East, middle hitter, Sr.
Had a .741 kill percentage, 106 kills and 2.5 kills per set last season.
Mineola, outside hitter, Sr.
Member of the 2014 Class B All State 4th team last season.
Connetquot, setter, So.
Tallied 585 assists last season as a freshman.
Lynbrook, libero, Sr.
Recorded 17 digs for the Lady Owls in the Nassau Class B title game last season.
Kellenberg, middle hitter, Sr.
Recorded 97 total blocks and 44 solo blocks last season.
Seaford, setter, Sr.
Named to the All-County team last season.
Massapequa, setter, Jr.
Looking to lead Massapequa to a 16th straight Nassau County title.
Ward Melville, outside hitter, Sr.
Recorded 296 kills and a .363 kill percentage last season.
St. Anthony's, libero, Sr.
A three-year varsity starter who was the defensive leader for the Friars last season.
Bayport-Blue Point, setter, So.
Was League VII Rookie of the Year last season.
Lynbrook, middle/outside hitter, Sr.
Has played on varsity since freshman year, but only moved to outside hitter as a junior.
Plainview JFK, setter, So.
Was named junior varsity MVP last season.
St. John the Baptist, setter, Sr.
Finished first in Long Beach 10 Sand and Sock Girl's Region Events/Local Promoters Open/Gold U16 in July.