November 8, 2011
Raye Three-Peats as SAC Volleyball Specialist of the Week
ROCK HILL, SC –Catawba setter Jordan Raye (Boonville, NC/Starmount HS) has once again been named the South Atlantic Conference Volleyball Specialist of the Week. Also honored by the league was Lincoln Memorial middle blocker Blaire Fowler, who was the Player of the Week. It was announced on Monday and marked the conference’s final weekly awards of the regular season.
Raye, a junior, had another great week for Catawba, earning her third-straight Specialist of the Week distinction. She recorded a triple-double with 14 kills, 16 digs and 52 assists in the Indians’ victory over Newberry.
Raye followed that up with 12 kills, seven digs and 36 assists in a sweep of Anderson. On the week, she hit at a .456 clip and committed no hitting errors.
Fowler led Lincoln Memorial to a 3-0 week to close out the SAC regular season. Fowler had double-doubles in all three matches, including a 20-kill, 17-dig performance against Lenoir-Rhyne.
Earlier in the week, Fowler posted lines of 11 kills and 26 digs against Tusculum followed by 13 kills and 10 digs versus Brevard.