Pac-12 announces volleyball players of the week

Offensive: Jocelyn Urias, JR, WSU (Tijuana, Mexico)
3.38 KPS, .458 Pct., 3.8 PPS
• Helped WSU record back-to-back home victories over No. 15 USC (3-2) and No. 20 UCLA (3-0), its first home sweep of the Bruins in the program’s history. It also marked the first sweep of UCLA since 1996.
• Notched a career-high attack percentage of .700 against the Bruins, adding a pair of aces and three blocks.
• Had 13 kills and five digs in the five-setter versus the Trojans.
• Earns her first-career weekly honor and the 27th all-time for the Cougs.

DefensiveDevyn Cross, JR, ARIZ (Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.)
1.86 KPS, 1.86 BPS, 2.9 PPS
• Recorded 13 total blocks in Arizona’s 2-0 weekend sweeping Colorado and posting a 3-1 win over Utah.
• Helped limit the Buffs to just a .145 hitting percentage and added four total blocks to snap the Wildcat’s four-match losing streak.
• Notched a career-high tying nine blocks in the four-set win over the Utes.
• Earns her first-career weekly honor and the 40th all-time for the Wildcats.

Freshman: Lauren Forte, RS FR, CAL (Tempe, Ariz.)
2.17 KPS, .500 Pct., 1.5 BPS
• Recorded a .500 attack percentage with just three errors and nine total blocks in a road loss to No. 16 Oregon (3-0) and a road sweep of Oregon State.
• Posted a .364 hitting percentage and collected six kills in the loss to a ranked Ducks squad.
• Recorded a match-high .667 hitting percentage with just one error, and contributed six total blocks in the sweep of the Beavers.
• Earns her first weekly freshman honor and the sixth weekly freshman honor for the Bears.

ALSO NOMINATED:
Offensive:
Kendra Dahlke, ARIZ; Alyse Ford, ASU; Mima Mirkovic, CAL; Alexa Smith, COLO; Ronika Stone, ORE; Amy Underdown, OSU; Jenna Gray, STAN; Mac May, UCLA; Dani Drews, UTAH.
Defensive: Naghede Abu, COLO; Brooke Nuneviller, ORE; Tami Alade, STAN; Zana Muno, UCLA; Brianna Doehrmann, UTAH; Ashley Brown, WSU.
Freshman: Jenna Ewert, COLO; Brooke Nuneviller, ORE; Holly Campbell, STAN; Alexis Light, UCLA; Megan Yett, UTAH.

2018 PAC-12 VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

 

Offensive

Defensive

Freshman

Aug. 27 Brooke Botkin, USC Grace Massey, OSU Raquel Lázaro, USC
Sep. 3 Mac May, UCLA Claire Martin, WSU Raquel Lázaro, USC
Sep. 10 Kathryn Plummer, STAN Morgan Hentz, STAN Brooke Nuneviller, ORE
Sep. 17 Kathryn Plummer, STAN Morgan Hentz, STAN Maddie Sheehan, OSU
Sep. 24 Ronika Stone, ORE Lindsey Vander Weide, ORE Raquel Lázaro, USC
Oct. 1 Kendra Dahlke, ARIZ Morgan Hentz, STAN Holly Campbell, STAN 
Oct. 8 Taylor Borup, ORE Morgan Hentz, STAN Brooke Nuneviller, ORE
Oct. 15 Kathryn Plummer, STAN Morgan Hentz, STAN Raquel Lázaro, USC
Oct. 22 Jocelyn Urias, WSU Devyn Cross, ARIZ Lauren Forte, CAL
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