Members of the AK-49ers, Stacey Segura, Jordan Weber, Viannie Kazan, Kelsey Clark, Shaylynn Zener, Amanda McDowell, Maureen Sabado and Laura Roofe, pose at the 2022 USA Volleyball Open National Championship in Orlando, Florida. The event was held from May 27 to June 1. The AK-49ers placed 17th out of 35 teams in the Women's B Division and fifth in the bronze bracket. (Photo provided)

Area volleyball players compete at nationals

A pair of adult volleyball teams, the AK-49ers and the AK Dippers, competed in the 2022 USA Volleyball Open National Championship in Orlando, Florida. The event was held from May 27 to June 1.

Members of the AK Dippers, Justin Bakk, Taylor Herrington, Luke Baumer, Adam Segura, Ariel Downer, Roman Custodio, Jordan Tauaefa and Pate Ofiu, pose at the 2022 USA Volleyball Open National Championship in Orlando, Florida. The event was held from May 27 to June 1. The AK Dippers tied for 41st in the Men's B Division and were fifth in the Flight 3 bracket. (Photo provided)

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