Luther volleyball coach Danielle Lynch, along with Wartburg Co-Coaches Jennifer Walker and Doug Frazell, were voted the 2013 Iowa Conference Volleyball Coaches of the Year by their peers.

In addition, Luther's Natalee Johnson and Hannah Wilson were named all-conference, with Lindsey Ryan named honorable mention.

Lynch led the Norse to a 4-3 IIAC mark (16-17 overall) and a tie for third place, the program's best IIAC finish since 2009, when they tied for second.

Walker and Frazell led the Knights to a 25-11 mark overall.

Warburg senior Ramey Sieck (Fayette) was named the Iowa Conference Player of the Year for the second consecutive year, with Buena Vista freshman Maddie Bardole (Granger) named the Freshman of the Year.

Wilson, a senior, was named all-conference a year ago. She is a middle hitter from Deephaven, Minn.

Johnson and Ryan were honored for the first time in their careers. Johnson, a sophomore outside hittler, is from Apple Valley, Minn. A native of Eagen, Minn., Ryan is a sophomore setter.