It was quite a season for the start-up Hornets as the team had four players selected to the 2017 All-Orange Empire Conference team last week, including head coach Eddie Rapp who was tabbed as the OEC Coach of the Year.

Manny Andrade, Kyle Young, and Dale Irvin earned first team honors. Andrade played in 21 matches (72 sets) and led Fullerton with 268 kills. He also had 22 aces, 89 digs, 14 solo blocks, and 27 block assists. Young played in 21 matches (70 sets) and had 153 kills with 18 digs, 18 solo blocks, and 27 block assists. Playing in 21 matches (74 sets), Irvin was the team leader in assists with 740. He also had 74 kills, 97 digs, 17 solo blocks, and 9 block assists.

A second team selection, Jordan Von Borstel played in 21 matches (63 sets) for FC accumulating 84 kills, 12 blocks, and 27 block assists.

The complete 2017 All-OEC Team

Coach of the Year - Eddie Rapp, Fullerton

MVP - Jordan Hoppe, Orange Coast OH So 6'4 Greendale (WI)

1st Team All-OEC
Manny Andrade, Fullerton OPP So 6'3 Foothill
Matt August, Irvine Valley MB Fr 6'8 San Clemente
Dale Irvin, Fullerton S So 6'3 El Dorado
Justin Kam, Orange Coast OH So 6'3 Punahou (HI)
Austin Marriott, Orange Coast MB So 6'4 Los Alamitos
Austin McBain, Irvine Valley S Fr 6'0 Beckman
Kysen Olsen, Golden West OH So 6'4 Scripps Ranch
Trevor Robison, Golden West L So 5'9 Foothill (NV)
Kyle Young, Fullerton MB Fr 6'1 Yorba Linda

2nd Team All-OEC
Arturo AldayGolden WestMBSo6'4Garden Grove
Andrew Desrochers, Santiago Canyon OPP Fr 6'4 Santiago
Colby Elder Orange Coast S Fr 6'0 Capistrano Valley
Patrick Furlong Irvine Valley OH/OPP F r6'4 Capistrano Valley
Bradley Hankus, Orange Coast MB Fr 6'4 Irvine
Ruben Lopez, Irvine Valley OH So 6'1 Woodbridge
Chase Moothart, Orange Coast L Fr 5'9 Trabuco Hills
Brennan To, Irvine Valley OH Fr 6'0 Foothill
Jordan Von Borstel, Fullerton MB Fr 6'2 Beckman