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Red Lodge’s Hilderman signs to play volleyball at Rocky

BILLINGS, Mont. – December 6, 2016 – Rocky Mountain College head volleyball coach Laurie Kelly has announced the signing of Red Lodge student athlete Natalie Hildermanto a Frontier Conference | NAIA Letter-of-Intent.

Hilderman is a 6-foot-1 setter, who recently helped guide her team to back-to-back (2015 & 2016) Montana Class B state volleyball titles.  During Hilderman’s career she has been named All-State as well as most valuable player of the state tournament the past two seasons, All-Conference four times and was named to the state all-tournament team twice.

Hilderman was also recently named Academic All-State.

As a basketball player, Hilderman was named All-State last season.

“Natalie is a big recruit for our program,” Kelly said. “She is a 6’1” setter that has skills in every facet of the game.”

“Natalie comes from a great program with an amazing high school coach in Darcy Stracke. We have two other Red Lodge players in Tess Hellerud and Daniella Russell. Natalie will make an immediate impact on our team.”

She is the daughter of Jim and Trish Hilderman of Red Lodge.