CREEK, Calif. - UC San Diego junior outside hitter Roxanne Brunsting
was named the Molten/California Collegiate Athletic Association Women's
Volleyball Player of the Week for the week ending September 5, it was announced
Monday by the league office.
Brunsting averaged 3.27 kills, 3.27 digs, 0.67 blocks, 0.47 assists and 0.47 service aces in 15 sets over the weekend, leading the eighth-ranked Tritons to a 3-1 mark at the Phoenix Inn GNAC Conference Challenge hosted by Western Oregon. She totaled three double-doubles (kills and digs) and finished with double digit kill totals in all four contests.
The Chula Vista, Calif., native had an impressive start to the season after moving to outside hitter for the first time in her career. She earned American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-American honors as a libero last season.
This marks Brunsting's second career player of the week award.
Brunsting and the Tritons return to the court this weekend when they host Humboldt State Friday in their CCAA opener. First serve is set for 7:00 p.m.
Molten CCAA Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week:
Aug. 30 - Sep. 5: Roxanne Brunsting (UC San Diego)