We are please to announce the graduating Seniors of Franklin County Firecrackers Volleyball Club! These student athletes have worked hard for many years to maintain good grades and play volleyball!
Alex will be graduating from Bunn High School and plans to attend Wake Tech in the Fall and then transfer to NC State in the Spring. While she is currently undecided on a major, Alex is considering Computer Engineering. Alex has played with the FC Firecrackers for 4 years. Alex's favorite memory while playing with Firecrackers is when playing for the Regional Championship Tournament in 2017 and winning the tournament MVP award.
Brittany will graduate from Franklin Academy and plans to attend Barton College in the fall to study Nursing. She would like to become a Physician's Assistant. She has played with Firecrackers for 4 years.
Caroline will be graduating from East Wake High School and plans to attend Meredith College in the fall with a Psychology major. She also will be teaching fellow students at Meredith and will be participating in their 5 year Masters program where she will get her Masters in Special Education to teach students with special needs. Caroline has played with FC Firecrackers for 3 years and her favorite memory while with Firecrackers is playing 4 on 4 during practice when the intensity was very high!
Kyra will be graduating from Crossroads Christian School and plans to attend Wake Tech for one year with the possibility of an Ultrasound Technology emphasis and then transfer to a 4 year college. She has played with FC Firecrackers for 2 years and her favorite memory while with Firecrackers was when they struggled through the Big South Tournament for the first 2 days and then won all day on the last day of the tournament. Kyra has just been diagnosed with strep the morning of the first day of the tournament at the Atlanta Urgent Care!
Kendle will be graduating from Wake Forest High School and her plans for college are still undecided. She has played with the FC Firecrackers for 2 years and while she has many fond memories, her favorite memories were made during the various team bonding activities. She has really enjoyed getting to know her teammates.
Nikk will be graduating from Franklinton High School and has signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for Louisburg College. She is currently undecided on her major. Nikki has played with the FC Firecrackers for 6 years! Her favorite memory while playing with Firecrackers is winning the Division 2 East Regional Championship in 2017. The team only had 6 players the entire season and winning that tournament was confirmation of hard work and teamwork.
Olivia will graduate from Oxford Preparatory School and plans to attend Vance-Granville Community College in the fall and then transfer to Appalachian State University in the spring. She plans to study Athletic Training. Olivia has played with FC Firecrackers for one year and her favorite memory was when the team won silver two tournaments in a row after a losing streak.