Golden Gophers volleyball player Daly Santana of Corozal, Puerto Rico has been named the Big Ten Conference Freshman of the Week. Santana helped the tenth-ranked Minnesota team to a pair of wins over the weekend.
NSIC Volleyball Winners
The Northern Sun has named its weekly award winners in volleyball. Southwest Minnesota State senior middle blocker Mary Groth is the NSIC Offensive Player of the Week after powering the second-ranked Mustangs to two wins over the weekend. Her teammate Emilee Gutzmer, a freshman from Jordan, is the league’s Setter of the Week. And, Northern State senior Ella Campbell is the Defensive Player of the Week.
MIAC Volleyball Honorees
St. Thomas sophomore Kelly Foley of St. Paul is this week’s MIAC Volleyball Hitter of the Week after helping the Tommies to their 18th striaght win. St. Catherine senior libero Nicole Pothen of Faribault is the league’s Defensive Player of the Week. She helped her team win three of four matches over the weekend.