During varsity volleyball tryouts, Jevani Hanspard, 16, takes the lead leads the pack of volleyball hopefuls during a conditioning drill Harlan High School.
Alexa Gomez, 15, wipes away tears after finding out that she made Harlan High School's first ever varsity volleyball team. Gomez is a softball player and tried out for the team just to see what happened. When she was told she made varsity she was beyond excited and burst into tears.
Reactions erupt as Jevani Hanspard, 16, center, loses a game as the group celebrates making the first ever Harlan High School varsity volleyball team at Peter Piper's in San Antonio.
Amaia Martin, 16, and Ayanna Jackson, 16, squeeze their eyes shut as they jump to block Ashley Chatham's, 16, hit during the first day of volleyball tryouts at Harlan High School.
Kiana Fallaha, 15, shows off her biceps during a weight training session at Harlan High School. The team completes early morning weight training sessions twice a week together.
Ashley Chatham, 16, wraps her arm around Jevani Hanspard, 15, as she leans into Chatham as they wait to leave Harlan High School for the team's first game.
In a quite momement before their game Jevani Hanspard, 16, braids Kiana Fallaha's, 15, hair before the Harlan High School varsity volleyball team's first scrimmage at Reagan High School. Hanspard has become the team's designated braider and multiple players call on her to help keep their hair out of their face as they play.
Jevani Hanspard, 16, leads a cheer following the team scoring a point during a scrimmage held at Reagan High School.
.On the way home from the Harlan High School varsity volleyball scrimmage, the girls sing along to music playing on speakers at the back of the bus.
Victoria Thames, 17, reacts to a piece of gossip in between sets during a team session weight training Harlan High School.
Ayanna Jackson, 16, pulls on her uniform as she prepares for the first Harlan varsity volleyball game at Paul Taylor Fieldhouse.
The first Harlan varsity volleyball team huddles up before their first game at Paul Taylor Fieldhouse.
Ayanna Jackson, 16, Ashley Chatham, 16, and Jevani Hanspard, 16, cheer for their coach Monica Gonzales as she walks to the bus after the first Harlan Varsity Volleyball win at Paul Taylor Fieldhouse. The team beat their opposition 3-0 and spirits flew high as they began their seaon together.