Still, XCP has been rated No. 33 in the nation by MaxPreps and No. 49 by prepvolleyball.com.
Xavier’s top returning players are senior outside hitter Bri McKnight, senior middle blocker Jasmine Knight and defender Abby Converse.
XCP has been having tryouts this week in the Activity Center and Vestar Hall, and next week open full preseason practice at the Brophy auxiliary gym and Vestar.
The team will participate in the annual four-team preseason scrimmage at Chandler Hamilton on Aug. 28 with Hamilton, Phoenix Sunnyslope and Chandler Basha.
Stay tuned to The XCP Files for season previews on volleyball, golf, badminton, freshman tennis, cross country and swimming/diving in the coming weeks.
Another great year is ahead for the XCP teams!!