Monday, September 30, 2013
The College of Mount St. Joseph’s Nicole Sherpensky (Cincinnati, OH/Northwest), who led the Lions to a 4-1 record last week and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week on offense for the second time.
In five total matches last week, the senior middle hitter had 60 kills with 20 blocks, nine digs, three service aces, one assist, and a hitting percentage of .386. In the team’s 3-1 win over Rose-Hulman she had 18 kills, a .452 hitting percentage, and five blocks. Sherpensky followed that effort with nine kills and a .533 hitting percentage in a 3-0 win over nationally-ranked Carthage.
The Lions (9-11, 1-0 HCAC) will travel to Defiance for a tri-match with Trine Saturday afternoon.