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Pac-12 Women's Volleyball Weekly Awards - Nov. 15, 2021

Nov 15, 2021

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Caite Baird, R-So., OH, Stanford (Indianapolis, Indiana)
» 5.38 KPS, .411 PCT, 2.13 DPS, 5.6 PPS

  • Registered a career-high 26 kills on a career-best .543 hitting percentage, with six digs, one block and one assist against then-No. 13 Washington on Thursday.
  • Followed up with a match-high 17 kills, 11 digs and two blocks in a four-set win over then-No. 21 Washington State on Saturday for her team-leading eighth double-double of the year. 
  • Second Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week selection this season (Oct. 18).
  • Stanford's 124th all-time Pac-12 Player of the Week, including Pac-12 Player of the Week (1986-2010) and Pac-12 Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week (2011-21) selections. 

ALSO NOMINATED: Dani Drews, UTAH; Emery Herman, ARIZ; Iman Isanovic, ASU; Brooke Nuneviller, ORE; Ella May Powell, WASH; Maya Tabron, COLO.

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Marin Grote, Jr., MB, Washington (Burbank, California)
» 3.17 KPS, .421 PCT, 1.33 BPS, 3.9 PPS

  • Posted 15 kills and six blocks against then-No. 20 Stanford in a four-set victory on Thursday, leading Washington to it first home-and-away season sweep of the Cardinal since 2005. 
  • Had two more blocks in a sweep at Cal, as UW held the Bears to a .099 attack percentage.
  • Currently averaging 1.15 blocks per set in Pac-12 play, which ranks seventh in the Conference.
  • Winners of 13 of its last 14, Washington is tied with UCLA for first place in the Pac-12 (13-3).
  • Third career Pac-12 weekly honor, second this season (Defensive - Oct. 4) and Washington's 84th all-time Player of the Week, including Pac-12 Player of the Week (1986-2010) and Pac-12 Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week (2011-21) selections. 

ALSO NOMINATED: Jamye Cox, ASU; Brynna DeLuzio, COLO; Zyonna Fellows, ARIZ; Georgia Murphy, ORE; Vanessa Ramirez, UTAH; Shannon Scully, USC; McKenna Vicini, STAN.

FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Geli Cyr, Fr., OH, Arizona State (Flower Mound, Texas)
» 2.75 KPS, .269 PCT, 3.25 DPS, 3.4 PPS

  • Opened the weekend with a career-high 17 digs and 12 kills in victory over Colorado (3-1), helping ASU to a season sweep over the Buffs for the first time since 2011.
  • Record a career-high four blocks, while also notching nine digs and 10 kills against Utah on Sunday. 
  • Has now reached double figures in kills eight times this season.
  • First Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor and Arizona State's seventh selection all-time.

ALSO NOMINATED:  Emoni Bush, WASH; Jahara Campbell, COLO; Sami Francis, STAN; Puk Stubbe, ARIZ; Mia Tuaniga, USC.

2021 Pac-12 Women's Volleyball Weekly Awards

  Offensive Defensive Freshman
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
Oct. 4 Mac May, UCLA Marin Grote, WASH Kami Miner, STAN
Oct. 11 Brooke Nuneviller, ORE Zoe Fleck, UCLA Charitie Luper, UCLA
Oct. 18 Caitie Baird, STAN Magda Jehlarova, WSU Emoni Bush, WASH
Oct. 25 Iman Isanovic, ASU élan McCall, UCLA Charitie Luper, UCLA
Nov. 1 Dani Drews, UTAH Zoe Fleck, UCLA Puk Stubbe, ARIZ
Nov. 8 Claire Hoffman, WASH Magda Jehlarova, WSU Kiari Robey, ORE
Nov. 15 Caitie Baird, STAN Marin Grote, WASH Geli Cyr, ASU