35. Megan Cooney, 6-4 RS/OH, Shawnee Heights (Tecumseh, Kansas), KC Power – Illinois
Senior Ace Megan Cooney
A versatile attacker with a high volleyball IQ, Cooney has the ability to terminate at will from either pin. Defensively, she has natural blocking eyes and knows where to put her hands. This allows her to effectively shut down the best hitters in the country. Cooney moves well for her size, and continues to hone her back row skills. She has a strong platform in serve receive and covers plenty of court with her long frame. She isn’t rattled easily and does her most efficient work in pressure situations. A good worker and mature leader, Cooney projects as a big-time point scorer at Illinois, where she has committed.