Courtesy: West Coast Conference
SAN BRUNO, Calif. — Junior outside hitter Hannah Frohling was named West Coast Conference Player of the Week, as announced the league office on Monday morning.
Frohling led Pepperdine to a pair of road wins to open West Coast Conference play this week, first sweeping a previously undefeated Portland before downing Gonzaga in four sets. In seven sets played, she posted 4.79 points/set with 3.71 kills/set, 0.71 aces/set, 1.43 digs/set and 0.71 blocks/set for the Waves. Overall, she put down 26 kills on a .393 success rate, along with five aces, 10 digs and five blocks for 33.5 points.
In the sweep at Portland, she hit for double-figure kills with 13 smashes. With only two errors on 28 swings, she hit for a .393 output. The outside hitter also posted two aces and four digs for 15.0 points. Then in the 3-1 win at Gonzaga, she completely paralleled her attack effort with 13 kills and only two misses on 28 swings for a .393 hitting percentage. In this match, however, she added five blocks, six digs, three aces and an assist. She only had three service errors on 31 attempts for a .903 service percentage and on the back link she totaled only one errors with 25 reception attempts for a .960 success rate.
Frohling and the Waves host No. 1 BYU Tuesday, September 25 in Firestone Fieldhouse. First serve is at 6:00 p.m. PT in a match televised live on ESPNU and Watch ESPN.
Also Nominated: Erin Anthony, San Francisco; Bo Culo, Loyola Marymount; Kennedy Eschenberg, BYU; Izzy Guzik, Portland; Sarah Penner, Gonzaga; Addie Picha, San Diego
2018 WCC Volleyball Player of the Week
9/24/18 – Hannah Frohling, Pepperdine
9/17/18 – Lyndie Haddock-Eppich, BYU
9/10/18 – Tess Reid, Loyola Marymount
9/3/18 – Roni Jones-Perry, BYU
8/27/18 – Shayla Hoeft, Portland
After leading the Waves to a pair of road sweeps last week, @hannahfrohling is your @WCCsports Player of the Week! #WavesUp #PeppProud pic.twitter.com/gbrbjmsBtS
— Pepperdine W. Volley (@WavesVolleyball) September 24, 2018