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2022s Top 10 Players To Watch This Season

Updated: Aug 25, 2022



1. Jack Schiffl

Position: Outside/Libero

School: Massapequa High School Class of 2023

Uncommitted

Club: Sportime VBC

Height: 5'11


Awards/Accomplishments

All County (2021)

All Long Island (2021)

3x Nassau County Champ

All Conference (2020)

LIVBALL All Star (2021)

All Long Island first team

Massapequa Team MVP

LIVBALL Top 10 player (2021)


Getting to Know Jack

Pump up song: Separate Ways by Journey

All-Time Favorite Athlete: Zach Wilson

Advice for younger athletes: "Don’t be afraid to face people better than you"

Most Influential Coach: Coach Elissa Disalvo

Who do you want to face in Counties? Port Washington

Who do you want to face in the LIC? "I want a rematch with smithtown west and flip the script."

Most underrated LI Player: Tristen Rezza (Massapequa)

Lebron or Jordan? "Has to be lebron"

Favorite tv show: Stranger things




 


2. Ayden Deslauriers

Position: Setter/Outside/Opposite

School: Eastport South Manor High School Class of 2025

Uncommitted

Club: Academy Volleyball

Height: 6'2


Awards/Accomplishments

2x All County

Rookie of the year

2021 Suffolk County Champion

2021 Long Island Champion

2nd Team All Long Island

All state

All state Tournament Team

Newsday All Long Island Recognition


Getting to Know Ayden

Pump up song: Headlines by Drake

All-Time Favorite Athlete: Derek Jeter

Advice for younger athletes: "If you think you have worked hard enough you can work harder"

Most Influential Coach: Coach Bill Kropp

Who do you want to face in Counties? Hauppauge

Who do you want to face in the LIC? Roslyn

Most underrated LI Player: Matthew Fisher

Lebron or Jordan? Jordan

Favorite tv show: Impractical Jokers



 


3. Jaron Popp

Position: Outside Hitter

School: Ward Melville High School Class of 2023

Uncommitted

Club: Academy Volleyball

Height: 6'4


Awards/Accomplishments

1x All County

2x All County Tournament

1x All Division

2x Newsday Long Island Top 50

All Long Island (2021)

LIVBALL All Star Selection (2021)

Ward Melville Team MVP (2021)


Getting to Know Jaron

Pump up song: Came & Saw by Young Stoner Life

All-Time Favorite Athlete: Cristiano Ronaldo

Advice for younger athletes: "Always watch people who are better than you and study how they play"

Most Influential Coach: Coach Brian O’Shaughnessy

Who do you want to face in Counties? Connetquot

Who do you want to face in the LIC? Massapequa

Most underrated LI Player: Richie Ragonese (Ward Melville)

Lebron or Jordan? Jordan

Favorite tv show: Stranger Things


 


4. Matt Fisher

Position: Outside Hitter

School: Smithtown West High School Class of 2023

Uncommitted

Club: Academy Volleyball