Senior Madison Spiva Signs To Play Volleyball At CBU Next Fall

Madison Spiva has signed her National Letter of Intent (NLI) with Christian Brothers University in Memphis.  She brings to the table almost six years volleyball club experience, as well as being a four year Varsity Letterman for Briarcrest. In her four year career with Briarcrest the Saints record was an impressive 164 wins with only 18 losses. During Spiva’s tenure at Briarcrest the team has made four consecutive State Championship appearances. In 2016 and 2018, the varsity powerhouse won the TN State Championships in the DII-AA division, making her a two time state champion.  In 2015 and 2017, the Saints lost in the final match of the State Tournament.

In 2015, the State Runner up Saints ended the season ranked 99th nationally by Max Preps. The 2016 State Championship team ended the season ranked  55th nationally in the MaxPreps final rankings and 67th by The 2017 State Runner up team carried a  pre-season MaxPreps ranking of 73rd nationally. In 2018 (Spiva’s senior season) the State Champion Saints attained a national rank of 12 in the MaxPreps writers poll and continued in the Max Preps Excellent 25 writers poll for 6 weeks straight. The 2018 Saints team also finished  67th in the PrepVolleyball.comNational High School final ranking.

Additionally, Spiva's individual accomplishments are as follows:
  • Honorable Mention All Region 2018 DII-AA
  • Delta Region Volleyball High Performance Selection 2016, 2017
  • AVCA Phenom List 2016, 2017
  • AVCA Under Armor High School All-American Watch List 2018
  • National Honor Society Kathleen Aaron Chapter 
  • National Spanish Honor Society
  • 2016-2017 AVCA Team Academic Award Recipient - Team Academic Honor Roll-High School Girls: Top-25 GPA