OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Pia Timmer, Jr., OH, WASHINGTON STATE (Emlichheim, Germany)
» 4.70 KPS, .284 PCT, 2.60 DPS, 5.1 PPS
Averaged 4.70 kills and 5.1 points per set as the Cougars won a trio of matches at the Thunderdome Classic.
In what was essentially the tournament’s championship match, led Washington State with a career-best 19 kills in a 3-1 victory over UC Santa Barbara on Saturday night.
Recorded her second double-double of the season with 13 kills and 10 digs in a Saturday sweep of VCU.
Was perfect in serve reception with zero errors in 72 attempts.
Named Thunderdome Classic MVP.
First career Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week honor.
ALSO NOMINATED: Caitie Baird, STANFORD; Samantha Drechsel, WASHINGTON; Jenna Ewert, COLORADO; Marta Levinska, ARIZONA STATE; Mac May, UCLA; Gloria Mutiri, OREGON; Puk Stubbe, ARIZONA.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Abby Hansen, So., MB, OREGON (Phoenix, Ariz.)
» 1.80 BPS
Registered at least four blocks in each of the Ducks’ three wins over Howard, Harvard and American, including a season-high eight against the Eagles.
Helped anchor a defense that limited American to a -.060 hitting percentage.
Put down a season-high 10 kills to go along with six blocks in a five-set win over Harvard.
Currently leads the Pac-12 and is 15th in the country averaging, 1.48 blocks per set.
First career Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week honor.
ALSO NOMINATED: Brynna DeLuzio, COLORADO; Anna Dodson, UCLA; Kamaile Hiapo, ARIZONA; Magda Jehlarova, WASHINGTON STATE; Annika Larson, ARIZONA STATE; McKenna Vicini, STANFORD.
FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Puk Stubbe, Fr., OPP, ARIZONA (Gouda, Netherlands)
» 2.89 KPS, .396 PCT
Tallied 26 kills and averaged 2.89 per set, hitting .396 in three sweeps of UC Riverside, San Diego State and Texas Southern.
Hit better than .333 in each of the victories, including a season-high .450 on ten kills against UC Riverside.
Also tallied six digs and one block in the win over San Diego State.
First Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor.
ALSO NOMINATED: Charitie Luper, UCLA; Kami Miner, STANFORD; Katy Ryan, WASHINGTON STATE.