Utah’s Adora Anae Notches AVCA Division I Player Of The Week

  0 Carly DeMarque | October 11th, 2017 | College - Women's Indoor, News, Pac 12

This week’s AVCA Player of the Week comes out of Utah in Adora Anae as she helped the Utes to a 2-0 week with wins at Washington and Washington State.

On the week, Anae slammed down an average of 5.00 kills per set on a .250 hitting clip while picking up 3.00 digs per set. In the team’s five-set win against Washington, Anae recorded a match-best 25 kills while picking up 11 digs and three blocks. Against Washington State, Anae notched another 20 kill performance with 16 digs for her second double-double of the week.

Additionally, Anae became Utah’s all-time leader in kills with 1,635. The mark was set by First-Team All-American, Kim Turner, who played from 2000-03 and had 1,620 in her career.

Anae is the second Ute to earn the prestigious award with Brenda Barton-Whicker earning the award in 1997 – over 20 years ago.

Previous 2017 AVCA Division I Players of the Week

October 10 Adora Anae Utah OH Sr.
October 3 Laura Milos Oral Roberts OH Sr.
September 26 Annika Albrecht Nebraska OH Sr.
September 19 Taylor Joens SIUE MB Sr.
September 12 Sanja Cizmic Colorado St. OH Sr.
September 5 Haleigh Washington Penn St. MB Sr.
August 29 Rachael Kramer Florida MB So.

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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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