2021 Season Results

The Pope Greyhounds wrapped up a successful 2021 season with grit and determination! 

The team finished the regular season undefeated at Home, with an overall record of 39-8.  

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After beating Sprayberry and Allatoona to start the Region Playoffs, Varsity won the Region Championship in a come-from-behind thriller at home over Kennesaw Mountain.

Marietta Daily Journal:  Pope comes back to win Region 6AAAAAA title

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In the State Playoffs, the Greyhounds took wins over Lanier, Effingham County, and Lakeside before playing in the Semi-Finals, where they lost a close match in 5 sets to Buford (which later won the state title)

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JV finished their season by taking 2 of 3 consecutive, grueling matches against rival Walton to win the Cobb County Championship.

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After the JV season ended, 4 players joined Varsity for the Regional and State Playoffs: Sophomore Bella Jessop (#15) and Freshmen Sarah Trowbridge (#7), Amanda Vlkovic (#5), and AC Wright (#12).

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Recognition

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Ayanna Rodgers

All-State 6A Player of the Year
All-Region Player of the Year
All-Cobb County Player of the Year
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Ella Burris

All-State
All-Region 2nd Team
All Cobb County - Honorable Mention
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Dayla Ortiz

All-Region 1st Team
All Cobb County - Honorable Mention
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Ellis Crawford

All Cobb County - Honorable Mention
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Becky Blaydes

All Cobb County - Honorable Mention
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Angela Chapin

All Region - Coach of the Year
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Fifi Harvey

All-State
All-Region 1st Team
All-Cobb County
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Cooper Abney

All-Region 1st Team
All Cobb County - Honorable Mention

 
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Abby Jhun

All Cobb County - Honorable Mention
 
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Brianna Dempsey

All Cobb County - Honorable Mention
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Kaitlyn Otto

All Cobb County - Honorable Mention

Team Awards

Defensive Player of the Year

All-Around Player of the Year

Grit Award

Greyhound Award

Legacy Award