VolleyMob Player of the Week: Lyndie Haddock-Eppich, BYU

  0 Wendy Mayer | October 23rd, 2018 | Big Ten, College - Women's Indoor, Division I Mid-Major, Mountain West, News, SEC, WCC

A pair of all-around efforts helped senior setter Lyndie Haddock-Eppich lead BYU to a pair of victories of Loyola Marymount and Pepperdine en route to VolleyMob Player of the Week honors.

Haddock-Eppich averaged 9.83 assists, 3.83 digs, 1.33 blocks and 1.17 kills in the pair of sweeps which pushed the Cougars to 20-0 on the season and 10-0 in the West Coast Conference.

The Longmont, Colorado, native notched 24 assists, 12 digs, four kills, an ace and a block, while guiding BYU to a .292 effort against LMU. She then posted 35 assists, 11 digs, a career-high seven blocks and three kills while leading the Cougars to a .371 effort against Pepperdine. The senior garnered her second WCC Player of the Week nod for her efforts.

Honorable Mention

Courtney Pence, Illinois State – Sr., L

Averaged 8.10 digs per set while helping limit foes to a .108 effort; notched 31 digs and three assists against Bradley on Monday, while helping hold the Braves to a .122 effort; added 23 digs, five digs and two aces vs. Southern Illinois while limiting SIU to a .009 effort; posted 27 saves vs. Missouri State, while limiting the Bears to a .168 effort; Missouri Valley Defensive Player of the Week

Devon Rachel, College of Charleston – Sr., OH

Averaged 7.50 kills and 1.75 digs per set, while hitting .379 vs. UNC Wilmington; posted a career-high 30 kills on a program rally-scoring record 66 swings in the four-set win, while also adding seven digs, three blocks and an ace; joined the 1,000 kill, 1000 dig club in the effort; CAA Offensive Player of the Week

Breanna Runnels, Colorado State – RS So., OH

Averaged 5.29 kills, while hitting .375; notched 18 kills and five digs, while hitting .371 at New Mexico; added 19 kills, five digs and three blocks, while hitting .375 at UNLV; made good on 43 of 44 served reception tries (97.7 %).

Jaime Kosiorek, Ohio – RS Sr., OH

Averaged 4.62 kills and 3.62 digs per set, while hitting .419; broke program record for career aces with three against Western Michigan, moving her tally to 163; also notched 13 kills and 13 digs and hit at a career-best .619 clip; added 24 kills, 16 digs while hitting .340 vs. Northern Illinois; MAC East Offensive Player of the Week

Okiana Valle, Arkansas – Sr., L

Averaged 7.57 digs per set; posted 26 digs against South Carolina and added 27 against Alabama; SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Week

Other Notables

Alyssa LaFace, Eastern Michigan – Sr., L

Averaged 7.00 digs per set while making good on all 32 serve reception changes; MAC East Defensive Player of the Week; pulled up 35 digs and added five assists in four-set loss against Buffalo; added 14 digs and three assists in sweep of Akron

Jordyn Poulter, Illinois – Sr., S

Averaged 13.3 assists, 3.00 digs and 1.00 blocks per set, while guiding the Illini to a .281 hitting effort vs. Michigan and Michigan State; posted 63 assists, 17 digs and four blocks as team hit .235 vs. Michigan; added 43 assists, seven digs and four stuffs while the team hit .327 vs. MSU; Big Ten Co-Setter of the Week

Madison Lilley, Kentucky – So., S

Averaged 10.12 assists, 4.38 digs and 0.88 blocks per set, while leading the Wildcats to a .272 hitting effort; posted 30-assist, 16-dig double double, three kills and two blocks, while leading UK to a .327 hitting effort vs. LSU; added 51 assists, a career-high 19 digs and five blocks while leading team to a .232 hitting effort in five-set win over Texas A&M

Taelor Kellum, Florida – Sr., MB

Averaged 2.78 blocks per set; notched 12 blocks and nine kills while hitting .389 in a four-set win over Ole Miss; added a career-best 13 stuffs and seven kills while hitting .278 in a five-set loss to Missouri on Sunday; SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Week

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About Wendy Mayer

Wendy Mayer

Wendy Mayer has worked in athletics media relations for the last 20 years. The Northwest Missouri State alumna is currently senior writer for Volleymob.com after spending the last 15 years with Purdue athletics.

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