McCook Central/Montrose standout Abigail Van Ruler has committed to play volleyball at Dakota State University.

The senior middle hitter was an honorable mention all-state selection this past season. She helped the Fighting Cougars finish fourth at the state tourney in November.

The 6-foot-3 Van Ruler recorded 289 kills, 41 aces, 74 blocks and 64 digs this past season.

The Trojans finished 19-13 this past season and qualified for the NAIA tourney for the first time in program history.