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In this file photo, Wabaunsee senior Lauren Schutter serves during a 2A sub-state tournament in Alma in October. Schutter on Wednesday signed her national letter of intent to play volleyball at Illinois State.

Wabaunsee star senior Lauren Schutter officially signed her national letter of intent Wednesday to play volleyball at Illinois State.

Schutter is a standout three-sport athlete at Wabaunsee who is coming off a stellar volleyball season, leading the Chargers to a 32-10 record and a berth in the Class 2A state tournament.

The senior was named to the all-state tournament team and also was an all-Mid-East League selection. Schutter also earned a spot on the national American Volleyball Coaches Association Best and Brightest First Team.

Schutter ended the year with 508 kills with .385 hitting percentage. She also recorded 174 blocks in 2021.

Schutter finished her high school career with 1,156 kills and 482 blocks.

Schutter is a two-time state champion in track, winning the triple jump her freshman year and the long jump last season.

She also is a star on the hardwood. An all-state caliber basketball player, Schutter led Wabaunsee in scoring (14.0) and rebounding (9.2) on its way to the 2A state tournament last season.