Miami, NC State & Florida State Pick Up ACC Weekly Accolades

  0 Carly DeMarque | October 31st, 2017 | ACC, College - Women's Indoor, News

Miami’s Olga Strantzali and NC State’s Kylie Pickrell have earned this week’s ACC Co-Players of the Week. Also picking up ACC weekly honors is Florida State’s, Taryn Knuth.

Co-Players of the Week

Olga Strantzali – Miami – senior

Strantzali recorded double-doubles in the team’s wins. Against NC State, Strantzali posted 20 kills on a .514 hitting performance with 11 digs and two blocks while posting in another 15 kills on a .480 hitting clip with 10 digs, two aces and two blocks against North Carolina.

Kylie Pickrell – NC State – junior

Pickrell was a strong contender in NC State’s win over Florida State. In the match, Pickrell set a program rally-scoring era record with 70 assists in the five-set win. Additionally, the 70 assists are the most by any ACC player this season and third-most by any NCAA Division I player.

Freshman of the Week

Taryn Knuth – Florida State – freshman

Over the Seminoles two matches of the week, Knuth slammed down 22 kills on a .588 hitting percentage while adding 10 blocks and five digs.

In the Seminoles sweep over North Carolina, Knuth put down nine kills on a .750 hitting clip while adding four digs and three blocks, two of which were solo. In Florida State’s loss to NC State, Knuth produced 13 kills on a .500 hitting percentage along with seven blocks.

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Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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