Pac-12 Women's Volleyball Weekly Awards - Sept. 27, 2021
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Pia Timmer, Jr., OH, WASHINGTON STATE (Emlichheim, Germany)
» 5.00 KPS, .228 PCT, 3.50 DPS, 6.3 PPS
- Led Washington State to a pair of top-25 victories over then-No. 24 Colorado (3-0) and then-No. 6 Washington (3-2).
- Tied a WSU rally-score record with 31 kills on 76 swings while hitting .303 in the Cougars' win over UW on Sunday.
- Produced her third double-double of the season, also posting career-bests in digs (21), blocks (7) and aces (4).
- Her 31 kills are the most for a WSU player at home in the rally scoring era and tied for the fourth-most by a Coug in program history.
- Washington State's 132 points (25-14, 23-25, 25-16, 44-46, 15-11) tied the NCAA record for a five-set match in the 25-point scoring era (since 2008).
- Second consecutive and second career Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week honor.
ALSO NOMINATED: Karson Bacon, OREGON; Leah Clayton, COLORADO; Dani Drews, UTAH; Emery Herman, ARIZONA; Kendall Kipp, STANFORD; Charitie Luper, UCLA; Kateryna Tkachenko, OREGON STATE.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Magda Jehlarova, Jr., MB, WASHINGTON STATE (Prerov, Czech Republic)
» 2.00 BPS
- Part of a defensive effort that limited both Colorado and Washington to under .200 hitting in a pair of top-25 wins over the then-No. 24 Buffs (3-0) and then-No. 6 Huskies (3-2).
- Tied a career high with 10 blocks against Washington to move into a tie with head coach Jen Greeny for seventh all-time at WSU in solo blocks (59).
- Finished off the win over UW with a pair of blocks alongside Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week Pia Timmer in WSU's first victory over a top-10 opponent since 2019.
- Fourth career Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week honor.
- Sixth career Pac-12 weekly award overall (Freshman of the Week - Nov. 4, 2019; Player of the Week - March 16, 2021).
ALSO NOMINATED: Karson Bacon, OREGON; Brynna DeLuzio, COLORADO; Zoe Fleck, UCLA; Kamaile Hiapo, ARIZONA; Vanessa Ramirez, UTAH; McKenna Vicini, STANFORD
FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Charitie Luper, Fr., OH/OPP, UCLA (Trophy Club, Texas)
» 4.11 KPS, .390 PCT, 2.22 DPS, 4.5 PPS
- Led the Bruins in kills and hitting percentage in a pair of wins to begin Pac-12 play against USC (3-1) and then-No. 14 Stanford (3-2).
- Tallied the most kills by a Bruin freshman in a home opener since 1998 when she had 19 against USC on Wednesday.
- Recorded the second double-double of her career on Sunday against Stanford (18 kills, 13 digs) in the Bruins' first win at Maples Pavilion since 2016.
- Has led the Bruins in kills in three consecutive matches.
- Second Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor.
ALSO NOMINATED: Tyrah Ariail, USC; Jahara Campbell, COLORADO; Kami Miner, STANFORD; Katy Ryan, WASHINGTON STATE; Puk Stubbe, ARIZONA.
2021 Pac-12 Women's Volleyball Weekly Awards
|Aug. 30||Leah Clayton, COLO||Elena Oglivie, STAN||Kami Miner, STAN|
|Sept. 6||Brooke Nuneviller, ORE||Georgia Murphy, ORE||Charitie Luper, UCLA|
|Sept. 13||Dani Drews, UTAH||Brynna DeLuzio, COLO||Kami Miner, STAN|
|Sept. 20||Pia Timmer, WSU||Abby Hansen, ORE||Puk Stubbe, ARIZ|
|Sept. 27||Pia Timmer, WSU||Magda Jehlarova, WSU||Charitie Luper, UCLA|