2019 NAIA Women’s Volleyball Players of the Week — No. 9 (Nov. 5)
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Taylor Ristvedt of Southern Oregon has been named the NAIA National Women’s Volleyball Attacker of the Week, Sacha Legros of Providence (Mont.) has been named the NAIA National Women’s Volleyball Defender of the Week and Mckenna Kaelber of Montana Tech has been named the NAIA National Volleyball Setter of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. The trio was selected based on their performances from Oct. 28 – Nov. 4 and were chosen out of a pool of conference and Association of Independent Institution winners.
Attacker of the Week
Taylor Ristvedt, Southern Oregon
6-2, SR, RS, Portland, Ore.
- Ristvedt moved up to No. 2 in the school’s career kills list after last week’s competition with a total of 1,242 career kills.
- Weekly Stats
- 39 kills, 3.55 kills/set
- 0.378 attack percentage
- Also added one dig and four assisted blocks
Defender of the Week
Sacha Legros, Providence
5-9, JR, OH, Verviers, Belgium
- Legros compiled 40 plus digs in each of the contests she competed in last week.
- Weekly Stats
- 82 digs, 9.11 average
- 1.0 reception percentage
- Also added one ace and a service percentage of 0.897
Setter of the Week
Mckenna Kaelber, Montana Tech
5-11, FR, S, Pasco, Wash.
- Kelber recorded 40 plus assists in both of the games she played in last week.
- Weekly Stats
- 87 assists, 14.50 assists/set
- 12 digs, 2.00 average
- Also contributed two kills, five aces and four assisted blocks
Attacker of the Week Nominees: Kacey Donegan, Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.); Shelby Glawson, Reinhardt (Ga.); Dominique Andrews, UC Merced; Hannah Marchand, Indiana South Bend (Ind.); Skyler Van Note, Marian (Ind.); Morgan Ness, Lewis-Clark State (Idaho); Moea Kekauoha, Menlo (Calif.); Sydney Morehouse, Midland (Neb.); Kayla Black, Xavier (La.); Kasey Davis, Clarke (Iowa); Cailey Lujan, Haskell (Kan.); Maddy Schmidt, Kansas Wesleyan; Nicole Carey, Cumberland (Tenn.); Miah Garant, Viterbo (Wis.); Natalie Fazio, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas); Natalie Jones, Brescia (Ky.); Lacy Beeler, Oklahoma City; Hannah McGowan, Bethel (Tenn.); Rachele Mancinelli, Florida Memorial; Payton Klein, Aquinas (Mich.)
Defender of the Week Nominees: Reilly Fulton, Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.); Rheagan Kean, Bryan (Tenn.); Jaysonna Johnson, UC Merced; Emma Ryan, Southern Oregon; Brianna Figueroa, Trinity Christian (Ill.); Samantha Korn, Taylor (Ind.); Sam Rice, Vanguard (Calif.); Marissa Hoerman, Concordia (Neb.); Si Si Mitchell, Xavier (La.); Gabi Delsing, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Janaya Allen, Fisk (Tenn.); Kendyl Estes, Kansas Wesleyan; Marin Black, Life (Ga.); Jayden Warner, Mayville State (N.D.); Alyssa Marquez, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas); Kristin Logsdon, Brescia (Ky.); Carly Mckinney, John Brown (Ark.); Julianne Wilkes, Faulkner (Ala.); Keisha Santana, Florida Memorial; Karly Morris, Aquinas (Mich.)
Setter of the Week Nominees: Emma Self, Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.); Abby Maxwell, Truett-McConnell (Ga.); Madison Mitchell, UC Merced; Makenna Northern, Northwest Christian (Ore.); Mckenzie Powell, Indiana South Bend (Ind.); Alex Falcone, Indiana Wesleyan; Pamela Dungo, Menlo (Calif.); Lacey Wacker, Northwestern (Iowa); Eva Le Guillou, Xavier (La.); Kayla Daggett, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Jana Boston, Friends (Kan.); Savanah Schwarz, Cumberlands (Ky.); Elora Passa, Mayville State (N.D.); Anissa Tamez, Our Lady of the Lake (Texas); Hannah Sipe, Indiana Southeast (Ind.); Brenda Pargas, Texas Wesleyan; Maggie Brooks, Bethel (Tenn.); Brooklyn Vandehei, Keiser (Fla.); Kristi Doherty, Lawrence Tech (Mich.)
2019-20 Women's Volleyball Composite Award Winners (Attacker, Defender, Setter)
Week 1 (September 11): Marci Miller, Indiana Wesleyan, Megan Hawley, Marian (Ind.), Tara Callahan, Concordia (Neb.)
Week 2 (September 18): Anna Wedel, Northwestern (Iowa), Mary Zimmerman, Life (Ga.), Taylor Parrish, Life (Ga.)
Week 3 (September 25): Rebecca Frick, Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.), Ariana Macies, Missouri Baptist, Alex Falcone, Indiana Wesleyan
Week 4 (October 02): Makenzie Fink, Northwestern (Iowa), Sam Rice, Vanguard (Calif.), Lacey Wacker, Northwestern (Iowa)
Week 5 (October 09): Skyler Van Note, Marian (Ind.), Celina Monteiro, Park (Mo.), Olivia Galas, Bellevue (Neb.)
Week 6 (October 16): Moea Kekauoha, Menlo (Calif.), Carmin Butterworth, Sterling (Kan.), Mallory Nickelson, Roosevelt (Ill.)
Week 7 (October 23): Anna Wedel, Northwestern (Iowa), Payton Robley, College of Saint Mary (Neb.), Lacey Wacker, Northwestern (Iowa)
Week 8 (October 30): Caterina Cigarini, Missouri Baptist, Ayla Carpenter, Carroll (Mont.), Ali Williams, Carroll (Mont.)
Week 9 (November 06): Taylor Ristvedt, Southern Oregon, Sacha Legros, Providence (Mont.) (Mont.), Mckenna Kaelber, Montana Tech