Region Players of the Week - Week 3
Offensive Player of the Week
Meggan Chapin - OH, Clackamas CC
Stats: 9 games, 44 kills, 40% Kill efficiency, 32 digs, 2.2 s-receive
Notes: " Meggan has stepped in to become one of our "go to" hitters. She is smart, keeps the ball in play and jumps extremely well. She is equally effective in the front row as well as the back row. Possesses a great BR attack."
Defensive Player of the Week
Brittney Belshe - OH, Mt Hood CC
Stats: 7 games, 7 aces, 19 digs, .92 serve percentage, 2 blocks
Notes: "In these 2 matchups we moved the line-ups around quite a bit. Brittney played in every line-up. She served her opponents off the court. She was consistent in every part of the game."
Co-Offensive Players of the Week
Lizzie Law - Setter, Columbia Basin College
Stats: 3 games, 8 kills, .667 Hitting Percentage, 27 Assists, 5 digs
Notes: "Led the team in hitting efficiency"
Sarah Rusch - OH, Walla Walla CC
Stats: 3 games, 10 kills, .600 Hitting Percentage, 5 aces, 2 blocks
Notes: "Sarah had the best match of her career. She was awesome at the net and her jump serve was very effective."
Defensive Player of the Week
Brandy Sonderland - RS, Community Colleges of Spokane
Stats: 6 matches, 30 kills, .266 Hitting Percentage, 8 blocks
Notes: "Brandy is a stable competitor for our CCS squad. She is a consistent attacker
who finds a way to see the court even with the amazing block our opponents set at
the North Idaho Tournament."
Offensive Player of the Week:
Kristy White, a sophomore at Whatcom Community College, earned the honor for her outstanding performance in matches with Columbia Bible College and at the NIC tournament. Kristy is an outside/power hitter, who had 48 kills in 144 attempts with a hitting efficiency of .2778. She also posted 15 ace serves, 69 digs, and 4 stuff blocks. According to Head Coach Nate Langstraat; "Kristy display a very consistent level of play throughout this past week, posting 27.8% hitting efficiency with almost 3 kills per game. She is a very determined player with a competitive edge, which boosts our team to play better as a whole. Kristy is a 'smart' player, always mixing up her shots and keeping out opponents guessing."
Kristy White is the daughter of Byron and Linda White of Bellingham, Washington and a graduate of Sehome High School. Kristy is a Physical Therapy/Exercise Science major. Her academic goals include achieving a doctorate in physical therapy. Her career goals includes opening her own practice specializing is sports-related injuries.
Defensive Player of the Week:
Kristin DeHaan a sophomore at Whatcom Community College earned the honor for the third consecutive week for her performance in matches with Columbia Bible College and at the NIC tournament. Kristin led her team defensively. Kristin is a Libero, who had 95 digs, 63 serves and 6 aces in seventeen (17) games. According to Head Coach Nate Langstraat; "Kristin continues to perform almost flawlessly in her defensive and service reception roles, averaging almost 6 digs per game. She is fearless and always hungry for the ball. Kristin really knows how to make defensive adjustments, how to build up her team mates, and how to lead through words and, more importantly, actions."
Kristin DeHaan is the daughter Brad and Sheryl DeHaan of Lynden, Washington and a graduate of Lynden Christian High School. Her academic goals include completing her AA and transfer to Western Washington University to pursue a degree in Business Design. Kristin career goal is to some day own her own business.
No Player of the Week submittted for week three