Americus Times-Recorder, Americus, Georgia

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May 29, 2014

Southland’s Volley signs with Brewton Parker

AMERICUS — Southland Academy standout basketball player announced his college destination on Thursday afternoon in a signing ceremony. The electric star of the Raiders will continue his basketball career at Brewton Parker College next fall after a huge senior season for Southland in 2013-14.

Volley played one season at Southland Academy and he quickly put his name on the drawing board of Southland’s opponents. Volley’s rare ability to play nearly every position for the Raiders made him a dangerous weapon under the basket, beyond the three-point arc, and everywhere in between.

Volley’s tremendous senior season for the Raiders included leading the team in scoring, assists, and rebounds. He helped lead the team to a 21-6 record, the regular season Region 3 Championship, and a trip to the Elite 8 in the GISA state playoffs. His post season honors included being named Region 3-AAA Player of the Year, a GISA All-State selection, and being chosen to play on the Senior All-Star Team.

Brewton Parker competes in the NAIA’s Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC). Last season, the Barrons went 9-15 overall and 6-9 in conference play.

Contributions to this article were made by Southland Academy

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