They played elite high school volleyball teams half a world away, toured historic Vienna and navigated the canals of Venice.
But what Canyon Crest Academy volleyball standout Hannah Martin remembers most about her team’s trip to Europe last month were the dinners.
It was during those moments in Martin’s view that she and her Ravens teammates established relationships that wouldn’t have occurred had they not been plucked from their comfort zone.
“If you’re on a high school team you might have a banquet or you might have a couple of team lunches,” Martin said.
But that’s it.
The Ravens competed in a tournament in Slovenia, and hop scotched across Europe for...