Courtesy: Atlantic Coast Conference
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Pitt’s Nika Markovic has been named ACC Volleyball Player of the Week, and Louisville’s Emily Scott has been selected as the Freshman of the Week.
Markovic shined for the No. 8 Panthers in wins over Syracuse and Boston College. The junior right side hitter from Braslovce, Slovenia, averaged 4.00 kills, 1.57 digs and .71 blocks with a .423 hitting percentage on the weekend. Markovic posted a season-high 18 kills in a 3-1 over the Orange and hit a season-best clip of .469 in the match.
BIG WEEK for us.
Congrats to @NikaMarkovic17!
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— Pitt Volleyball (@Pitt_VB) October 8, 2018
Scott was key in the No. 25 Cardinals’ sweeps of Duke and Wake Forest. The rookie middle blocker from Appleton, Wisconsin, averaged 2.50 kills per set while posting a hitting percentage of .357 and averaged 0.833 blocks per set.
We see you Emily Scott!! Congrats on being named this weeks ACC Freshman of The Week!! #L1C4 pic.twitter.com/Alf1WlsD8l
— Louisville Volleyball (@UofLVolleyball) October 8, 2018
2018 ACC Volleyball Players of the Week
Aug 27 – Kayla Lund, RS, Pitt
Sept. 3 – Andie Shelton, S/RS, Duke
Sept. 10 – Kayla Lund, OH, Pitt
Sept. 17 – Kodie Comby, Jr., MB, Georgia Tech
Sept. 24 – Payton Caffrey, Jr., OH, Florida State
Oct. 1 – Charley Niego, Fr., OH, Notre Dame
Oct. 8 – Nika Markovic, Jr., RS, Pitt
2018 ACC Volleyball Freshmen of the Week
Aug 27 – Mikaila Dowd, OH, Georgia Tech | Zoe Nunez, S, Notre Dame
Sept. 3 – Solei Thomas, OH/RS, Clemson | Mariana Brambilla, OH, Georgia Tech
Sept. 10 – Solei Thomas, OH/RS, Clemson
Sept. 17 – Mariana Brambilla, OH, Georgia Tech
Sept. 24 – Polina Shemanova, OH, Syracuse
Oct. 1 – Charley Niego, OH, Notre Dame
Oct. 8 – Emily Scott, MB, Louisville