Kentucky’s Madison Lilley was tabbed as SEC Setter and overall Player of the Week for week 8, while Texas A&M’s Hollann Hans and London Austin-Roark, Florida’s Rachael Kramer and LSU’s Raigen Cianciulli also were honored by the league.
9th-ranked Florida and 19th-ranked Kentucky stayed perfect in SEC action with 8-0 and 6-0 marks, respectively. LSU, Texas A&M and RV Missouri all chalked up conference wins on Sunday as well.
Class of 2020 DS/L Emily Hawes has committed to Ole Miss.
Florida survived a road-test from South Carolina, while Missouri also picked up a road win at Ole Miss. Texas A&M and Arkansas held home court against Auburn and Mississippi State respectively.
The Florida Gators look to extend their 11-match winning streak as the team travels to Columbia, S.C. to face the Gamecocks on Friday.
Kentucky will be holding open tryouts on October 23 for the rest of the 2018 season.
Kentucky stayed perfect in SEC play and won its eighth straight match with a four-set win over Tennessee. Meanwhile, LSU earned its first conference win of the season, topping Georgia 3-1.
Georgia volleyball concludes its three-match road stretch with a matchup at LSU on Wednesday. The Bulldogs bested the Tigers in five sets on Sept. 21.
Loyola Maryland freshman libero Katie Forsythe averaged 8.15 digs per set, posted three straight 30-plus dig matches, set a school record and made good on all 50 of her serve reception chances en route to VolleyMob Player of the Week honors.
The best Pitt team in at least 30 years, the 2018 squad is 17-0. The program’s previous best start was 13-0 in 1975: the program’s 2nd year in existence.