Student-athletes from all over the country declared their commitments to play collegiate volleyball by signing national letters of intent during the first day of the NCAA signing period on Wednesday.
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.
Denver is the preseason favorite to win the Summit League.
Watch the surprise in the face of freshman middle blocker Morgan Blomquist as well as those of her teammates as they learn that she is now a scholarship athlete.
After spending three seasons as a graduate assistant coach, Frank Craig has been promoted to assistant coach with the Golden Eagles.
Two-time National Champion Kelly Hunter of Nebraska takes home the 2017 VolleyMob National Player of the Year award.
TCU swept Wyoming behind big nights by redshirt freshman outside hitter Abigail Buckingham and junior middle blocker Anna Walsh, while North Texas blocked its way past Oral Roberts in four sets.
Denver knocks off Oral Roberts in four sets to claim the Summit League automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
Week 12 brought 17 new faces into the fold of active Division I players with 1,000 career digs, boosting the group to 206 members. Youngstown State’s Lauren Bianco joined the ranks before wrapping up her career.