AVCA Honorable Mention All-America selection Kate Mitchell. Mitchell led Southwestern with 470 kills last season while hitting .273. She was also second in blocks (82) and service aces (41).
AVCA West Regional MVP Jamison Duck was second in kills last season (387) and second on the team in digs (468) and will continue to be a major component for the Pirates this season.
Piper Sisemore will be another one to watch this year. Sisemore was third in kills last season (354) with a .253 attack percentage and added 80 blocks on the year.
Other key returners include Megan Grimes, Brandi Campos and Landri Brown.