Courtesy: Southeastern Conference
Offensive Player of the Week
Leah Edmond, Kentucky
Edmond was named the MVP of the Bluegrass Battle after posting 5.33 points, 4.92 kills and 1.92 digs per set along with a .339 hitting percentage over three wins for the Wildcats. It was the sixth Player of the Week honor of her career and 14th SEC weekly accolade for the junior outside hitter.
Great way to start off the week as Leah Edmond is named SEC Player of the Week and Madison Lilley Setter of the Week for their performances in the Bluegrass Battle!
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— Kentucky Volleyball (@KentuckyVB) September 4, 2018
Defensive Player of the Week
Alyssa Munlyn, Missouri
Munlyn anchored the Tigers’ defense at the Puerto Rico Invitational, averaging 1.83 blocks per set over three wins. In the five-set win over Miami (Fla.), the senior became Missouri’s all-time career leader in block assists. This is Munlyn’s sixth career SEC defensive nod and 11th overall.
For the sixth time in her career, senior MB Alyssa Munlyn earns SEC Defensive Player of the Week honors!
▪️ 22 total blocks (1.83 per set) in San Juan
▪️ New #Mizzou career leader in block assists
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— Mizzou Volleyball (@MizzouVB) September 4, 2018
Setter of the Week
Madison Lilley, Kentucky
Lilley earned a spot on the Bluegrass Battle All-Tournament Team as she helped guide the Wildcats to their best hitting clip of the season (.314) and averaged 12.25 assists per set. The sophomore garnered her fifth Setter of the Week nod and the eighth conference honor of her career.
Freshman of the Week
Deja Robinson, Mississippi State
Robinson was named to the Appalachian State All-Tournament Team as she registered 4.08 points and 3.23 kills per set as well as a .443 hitting percentage. The middle blocker posted a career-high 20 kills against Davidson. Robinson is the first Bulldogs to be tabbed SEC Freshman of the Week since Kimmy Gardiner in 2013.
RELEASE | Robinson Named SEC Freshman Of The Week#HailState🐶https://t.co/bcDLLk2OPa
— MSU Volleyball 🏐 (@HailStateVB) September 4, 2018