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    SEC Announces Volleyball Players Of The Week

    SEC OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
    Katherine Culwell
    Outside Hitter, Auburn
    6-0  • Sr. •  Dallas, Texas
     
    • Named Tournament MVP of the Marcia E. Hamilton Classic in St. Louis 
    • Helped lead Auburn to first-ever win over a top-10 opponent (Nebraska) and just second win over nationally ranked foe in program history
    • Averaged 4.65 points, 3.08 digs, 0.85 blocks and 0.69 assists per set in a 4-0 weekend for AU
     
    SEC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
    Ellen Mullins
    Libero, Tennessee
    5-6  • Sr. • Nashville, Tenn.
     
    • Named to the Cincinnati All-Tournament Team  
    • Her 31 digs against Morehead State were three shy of her career-best (34) 
    • Scooped up 20 or more digs in every match over the weekend
     
    SEC FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK
    Kimmy Gardiner
    Opposite, Mississippi State
    6-2  • Grapevine, Texas
     
    • Earned Maroon Classic All-Tournament Team honors   
    • Recorded her first-career double-double (15 kills, 21 digs) in a four-setter vs. SEMO  
    • Averaged 4.57 kills, 3.00 digs, 0.43 assists and 0.36 blocks per set over the weekend

     
    OTHER TOP PERFORMANCES
     
    • Whitney Billings (RS, Kentucky) – Averaged 4.45 kills, 3.00 digs and 0.91 blocks per set; topped 1,000 career kills over the weekend
    • Cati Leak (OH, LSU) – Posted 4.92 kills per set on  a .341 hitting percentage; had a career-high 19 kills to go along with 14 digs vs. UTSA
    • Chloe Mann (MB, Florida) – Named MVP of the Campus USA Credit Union Invitational; averaged 3.89 kills and 1.33 blocks per set while hitting .630
    • Molly Kreklow (S, Missouri) – Guided Mizzou to an SEC-best .406 attack-percentage last weekend; earned Tiger Invitational MVP honors, averaged 13.31 assists per set
    • Sierra Patrick (OPP/OS, Texas A&M) – Had a match-high and career-best 20 kills against No. 15 Iowa State; named to the UND Classic All-Tournament Team
    • Hayley Koop (OH, Arkansas) – Tallied a career-high 15 kills in the Razorbacks’ five-set win over New Mexico; earned Arkansas Invitational All-Tournament Team honors 
    • Jasmine Eatmon (MB, Georgia) – Named Bulldog Invitational MVP; led all players with a .548 attack-percentage over three matches
    • Krystal Rivers (MB, Alabama) – Led the Tide with 36 kills (3.27 kps) and posted a .475 hitting-percentage; named to the Black Knights Invitational All-Tournament Team
    • Darian Dozier (MB, South Carolina) – Averaged an SEC-best 1.78 blocks per set last weekend
    • Elena Perri (MB, Georgia) – Led the team with 10 blocks over three matches (1.11 bps)
    • Jazzmin Babers (MB, Texas A&M) – Led all players with a career-high nine blocks vs. No. 15 Iowa State
    • Roxanne McVey (L, Mississippi State) – Earned Maroon Classic All-Tournament Team honors; averaged 7.00 digs per set over four matches
    • Sarah Wroblicky (L, Auburn) – Averaged 4.69 digs per set over four matches; named to the Marcia E. Hamilton Classic All-Tournament Team
    • Kristen Brashear (L, Ole Miss) – Tallied 28 digs in a 3-1 win at George Washington, the third highest total in a single match in program history
    • Carly Kan (OH, Missouri) – Hit .508 over the weekend and averaged 2.92 kills per set; named to the Tiger Invitational All-Tournament Team
    • Briana Holman (MB, LSU) – Averaged 2.50 kills and 1.50 blocks per set; had 15 kills and nine blocks vs. San Diego State
    • Danielle Harbin (OH, Arkansas) – Posted a pair of double-digit kill performances during opening weekend; averaged 3.00 kills and 0.73 blocks per set
    • Ashley Mariani (MB, Tennessee) – Led Tennessee over the weekend in kills, averaging 3.45 per set to go along with a .205 hitting clip; named to Cincinnati All-Tournament Team
    • Alex Holston (RS, Florida) – Had the best opening weekend hitting percentage for a starting freshman in Florida history (.436)