INDIANAPOLIS- IUPUI setter Maggie Gibson assisted the Jags to a perfect 2-0 weekend at home, helping the squad take over first place in the league standings. Gibson is the Horizon League Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week. Cleveland State libero Shannon Grega led the Vikings with 43 total digs this week, tops in the league. Grega is the Horizon League Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week.
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK | MAGGIE GIBSON | IUPUI | JUNIOR | SETTER | SOUTH BEND, IND.
Maggie Gibson was instrumental in the well-balanced Jaguar attack as IUPUI went 2-0 over the weekend, dishing out 81 assists and averaging 11.57 assists per set. In the three set win over Milwaukee, Gibson had 35 assists and then the junior posted 46 assists in IUPUI's four-set victory over Green Bay. Gibson also hit .538 with eight kills and only one error in the two matches.
2017 Offensive Players of the Week
August 28 - Lydia DeWeese, Green Bay
September 4 – Laura Crawford, NKU
September 11- Gina Kilner, Cleveland State
September 18- Katie Klusman, Wright State
September 25- Kori Waelbroeck, IUPUI
October 2- Darien Bandel, Oakland
October 9 – Maggie Gibson, IUPUI
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK | SHANNON GREGA | CLEVELAND STATE | SENIOR| LIBERO | BAY VILLAGE, OHIO
Shannon Grega averaged 6.14 digs per set on the weekend, notching back-to-back 19-dig matches. The senior tied her career-high with a 24-dig effort against Oakland and tallied 19 digs against Youngstown State. Grega finished the weekend ranked fourth in the CSU Career Record Book with 1,248, just two digs shy of becoming the fourth Viking all-time to reach the 1,250-dig plateau.
2017 Defensive Players of the Week
August 28 - Jessica Helms, IUPUI
September 4 – Ashton Terrill, NKU
September 11 – Carla Salvato, UIC
September 18 – Jessie Thornton, Wright State
September 25- Krysteena Davis, Oakland
October 2 – Jessica Helms, IUPUI
October 9 – Shannon Grega, Cleveland State