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Region Players of the Week - Week 4

WEST REGION

Offensive Player of The Week
Traci Goodin - Lower Columbia - MB/OH - Freshman

Opp
Kills
Kill %
Aces
Serve%
Digs
GRCC
12
57%
1
100%
4
HCC
11
42%
1
75%
2
Totals
23
2
6

Comments: Traci had her second best week. She has become our go-to person now that she has moved outside. She is very efficient in this position with very few hitting errors and great kill production. When she learns our system, she will be one to watch out for.

Defensive Player of the Week
Brittney O Neil - Green River - Libero - Freshman

Opp
Serve %
Aces
Digs
Clark
92%
1
11
GHC
94%
1
16
Totals
2
27

Comments : The best passer defender I have coached, her serve reception vs Clark was .846, with 11 perfect passes, vs GHCC .875, 7 perfect passes, a digging machine, not only are her digs awesome the are always right on the money to set up our attack.

SOUTH REGION

Offensive Player of The Week
Aubrey Schneider - Clackamas - Middle Blocker - Sophomore

Opp.
Games
Kills
Kill %
Blockss
Serve %
Assists
NCC
4
11
27%
3
100%
3
UCC
3
14
57%
3
-
2
SOCC
4
13
24%
1
100%
3
Totals
11
38
7
8

Comments : Aubrey really stepped up as she continues to get healthy. She improved her blocking and was a leader for us in every way during our 3 match week.She is also a consistent server and we score when she serves.

Defensive Player of the Week

Heather Gerke - Clackamas - Libero - Sophomore

Opp.
Games
Aces
Serve %
Serves
Digs
SR Eff.
NCC
4
2
100%
20
42
2.12
UCC
3
2
100%
10
16
2.92
SWOCC
4
1
100%
12
31
2.04
Totals
11
5
100%
42
79

Comments : Heather is incredible on defense. She is our most consistent passer and reads the attack exceptionally well. Heather is vocal on the court, she serves 100% and we would not be the team we are without her.

EAST REGION

Co-Offensive Player of Week
Brandy Sonderland - Spokane - Right Side - Freshman

Opponent
Games
Kills
Kill%
Assists
Digs
BMCC
4
13
63%
3
4
SLCC
4
11
50%
Totals:
8
24
.564
3
4

Comments : Week after week Brandy is proving herself to be a force in the front row. She competes to win every ball and does a phenomenal job finding the court! Over the past 8 games Brandy only posted 2 ERRORS! Incredible.

Co-Offensive Player of the week
Megan Weitz - Columbia Basin - Middle Blocker - Sophomore

Opponent
Games
Kills
Kill %
Aces
Digs
BS
Walla Walla
4
19
.365
0
6
6
TVCC
3
11
.524
2
3
2
Totals:
7
30
.403
2
9
8

Comments: Megan had an amazing week. She was unstoppable in the middle and had an amazing .403 hitting percentage for the week. She led the team in kills and blocks for the week.

Defensive Player of the week
Sareena Simpson - Treasure Valley - Libero - Sophomore

Opponent
Games
Digs
SR Eff.
YVCC
4
19
2.175
CBC
3
23
2.17
EOU
3
19
1.80
Totals
10
61
2.05

Comments: Sareena is from the very successful Eagle HS program. Despite our team losing this week Sareena dug in and did her job defensively. She was all over the court providing stability in serve receive and serving, as well as digging up a lot of balls.

NORTH REGION

Offensive Player of the Week:
Dani Barrett
, a Freshman at Whatcom Community College, earned the honor for her outstanding performance in matches against Capilano, Everett and Edmonds. Dani is an middle hitter, who had 29 kills in 52 attempts with a hitting efficiency of .4423. She also posted 8 stuff blocks. According to Head Coach Nate Langstraat; "Dani had an amazing week, averaging 3 kills per game with a 44.23% hitting efficiency from the middle position. In fact, in the match versus Edmonds, she had zero (0) hitting errors and ended the match hitting .500. Dani is an incredibly coachable player with a positive attitude and dynamic work ethic. These characteristics are paying off and Dani is certainly getting results for our team."

Dani Barrett is the daughter of Bill and Dawn Barrett of Port Angeles, Washington and a graduate of Port Angeles High School. Dani is a Sport Fitness/Health major. Her academic goals include completing a degree so she can establish a successful career path in her early twenties.

Defensive Player of the Week:
Kristin DeHaan
a sophomore at Whatcom Community College earned the honor for the fourth consecutive week for her performance in matches against Capilano, Everett and Edmonds. Kristin led her team defensively. Kristin is a Libero, who had 36 digs, 41 serves and 4 aces in seven (7) games. According to Head Coach Nate Langstraat; "Kristin is doing a great job reading hitters and making defensive adjustments. Her confidence continues to grow each week, which shows through in her game. This past week, Kristin averaged over 5 digs per game and serve received with 96% efficiency. She is great leader on the court, in the classroom, and in our community."

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.


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