Creighton volleyball cements top 25 recruiting class

Posted at 12:21 PM, May 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-24 19:45:32-04

The Creighton volleyball team had its recruiting class named in the top 25 by for the second time in three years. This year, the Jays come in at No. 25.

Creighton's class is highlighted by Omaha-native Steph Gaston of Papillion-LaVista High School. Gaston is the No. 99 recruit nationally according to

Gatson will join Naomi Hickman of Lawrence Kansas and Alexa Roumeliotis of Atherton California. Hickman comes in just one spot ahead of Gaston at No. 98 in the Senior Ace rankings. 

Last season, the Jays finished with a 29-7 record, an undefeated 18-0 in BIG EAST play, and made it to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament. Creighton returns five All-Region Performers in 2017.