Pac-12 volleyball players of the week
Offensive: Kyra Holt, Sr., Washington State
• 4.33 kpg, .207 hitting pct., 2.33 dpg, 0.11 bpg, 4.50 ppg
• Led the Cougars to road upsets over then-No. 4 Washington (3-1) and then-No. 9 Washington (3-2).
• It was WSU's first win in Seattle since 2001 and first in LA since 1997. Became the fifth Cougar in school history to reach 1,000 kills and 1,000 digs in a career.
• Fifth-career weekly honor for Holt and 22nd all-time for Washington State.
Defensive: Claire Martin, So., Washington State
• 0.89 kpg, .227 hitting pct., 0.22 dpg, 1.78 bpg, 1.8 ppg, 1.8 ppg
• Led team in blocks in at then-No. 4 Washington (3-1) with seven block assists and at No. 9 UCLA (3-2) with one block solo and eight block assists.
• It was WSU's first win in Seattle since 2001 and first in LA since 1997, and first 2-0 start in Conference play since 2003.
• First-career weekly honor for Martin and 23rd for Washington State all-time.
Freshman: Bailey Choy, Fr., Utah
• 0.50 kpg, .400 hitting pct., 7.90 apg, 3.50 dpg, 0.00 bpg, 0.60 ppg
• Helped lead Utes to 2-0 record to open up Pac-12 play for the first time in school history after registering 79 assists, four kills, a service ace and 35 digs this week.
• 39 assists and 17 digs in a 3-2 upset victory at then-No. 16 Colorado. Followed up with 40 assists and 18 digs in at five-set win at Arizona State.
• First weekly freshman honor for Choy.
Offensive: Katarina Pilepic, ARIZ; Gabby Simpson, COLO; Lindsey Vander Wiede, ORE; Kathryn Plummer, STAN; Reily Buechler, UCLA; Adora Anae, UTAH; Courtney Schwan; WASH.
Defensive: Naghede Abu, COLO; Amanda Benson, ORE; Audriana Fitzmorris, STAN; Taylor Formicio, UCLA; Tawnee Laufalemana, UTAH; Kara Bajema, WASH.
Freshman: Ronika Stone, ORE; Kathryn Plummer, STAN; Kylie Miller, UCLA; Kara Bajema, WASH; Alexis Dirige, WSU.
2016 PAC-12 VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
|Kyra Holt, WSU||Claire Martin, WSU||Bailey Choy, UTAH|
|Adora Anae, UTAH||Megan Shughrou, UTAH||Kathryn Plummer, STAN|
|Crissy Jones, WASH||Amanda Benson, ORE||Kara Bajema, WASH|
|Audriana Fitzmorris, STAN||Naghede Abu, COLO||Audriana Fitzmorris, STAN|
|Aug. 29||Jennie Frager, UCLA||Audriana Fitzmorris, STAN||Audriana Fitzmorris, STAN|