Former Northwest volleyball standout Miranda Foster has been selected as the next head coach of the Maryville volleyball team.
The Maryville R-II School District Board of Education approved the hiring of the three-time second-team all-MIAA performer at its April 15 meeting.
Foster was an outside hitter for the Bearcats from 2013-’16. She surpassed both 1,000 digs and 1,000 kills in her career. She served as a graduate assistant for coach Amy Woerth’s squad during the 2018 season.
She takes over for coach Marissa Felt, who coached the Spoofhounds for two seasons. Maryville fell in the Class 3 District 16 semifinals in both years.
Sophomores Serena Sundell and Morgan Stoecklein received first-team All-Midland Empire Conference honors following the 2018 season.
Senior Vanessa Klotz, junior Josie Pitts and sophomores Kelsey Scott and Macy Loe were honorable mention selections.
According to the Board of Education minutes, Foster will also serve as a high school physical education teacher.