Andrea Novakovic Earns Second KCAC Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week Honor

WICHITA, Kan. – Riley Bradbury of McPherson College, Andrea Novakovic of Oklahoma Wesleyan University, and Sydney Garis of Oklahoma Wesleyan University earn KCAC Attacker, Defender, and Setter of the Week honors, respectively, the conference office announced Tuesday. The three student-athletes were selected for their performances during Sept. 11-17 by a vote of conference Sports Information Directors.

 

Attacker of the Week
Riley Bradbury – McPherson College
5-6 | Fr. | OH | Highlands Ranch, Colo.

Team Record: Week:1-1 Overall: 6-4

Opponent Site
W/L
Score Games
Played
Kills ERR TA Asst Digs Rec
Err
Serves Blocks
Team Opp. Aces ERR S A E
York (Neb.) H W 3-0 3 15 3 25 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Kan.) #RV H L 2-3 5 17 2 39 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 1
Totals: 8 32 5 64 1 9 0 1 0 0 1 1
Averages: 4.00 4.00 0.63 8.00 0.13 1.13 0.00 0.13 0.00 0.00 0.13 0.06
Attack %: 0.422

Bradbury averaged 16.0 kills and 4.5 digs per match as the Bulldogs split a pair of KCAC matches last week, sweeping York and taking the first two sets from RV Ottawa before falling in five.


Defender of the Week
Andrea Novakovic – Oklahoma Wesleyan University 
5-5 | Sr. | L | Podgorica, Montenegro

Team Record: Week:2-0 Overall: 7-5

Opponent Site
W/L
Score Games
Played
Kills Asst Digs Pass Serves Blocks
Team Opp. RE TA Ace Err TA S A E
Bethel (Kan.) H W 3-0 3 1 4 18 1 20 2 3 14 0 0 0
Bethany (Kan.) A W 3-1 4 1 2 32 1 28 3 2 18 0 0 0
Totals: 7 2 6 50 2 48 5 5 32 0 0 0
Averages: 3.50 0.29 0.86 7.14 0.29 6.86 0.71 0.71 4.57 0.00 0.00 0.00
Service %: 0.844
Reception %: 0.958

Setter of the Week
Sydney Garis – Oklahoma Wesleyan University 
5-6 | Jr. | S | Austin, Texas

Team Record: Week:2-0 Overall: 7-5

Opponent Site
W/L
Score Games
Played
Kills ERR TA Asst Digs Rec
Err
Serves Blocks
Team Opp. Aces ERR S A E
Bethel (Kan.) H W 3-0 3 1 0 1 33 4 0 2 3 0 1 0
Bethany (Kan.) A W 3-1 4 3 1 10 49 10 0 1 2 0 0 0
Totals: 7 4 1 11 82 14 0 3 5 0 1 0
Averages: 3.50 0.57 0.14 1.57 11.71 2.00 0.00 0.43 0.71 0.00 0.14 0.00
Attack %: 0.273

Previous Winners:

  • Week One (Aug. 29) Chelsey Riffel, Sterling (Attacker) | Andrea Novakovic, Oklahoma Wesleyan (Defender) | Mikaela Wells, Sterling (Setter)
  • Week Two (Sept. 5) Kenna Hall, Ottawa (Attacker) | Katy Koepke, Saint Mary (Defender) | Adriana Skipper, Ottawa (Setter)
  • Week Three (Sept. 12) Amy Horner, Tabor (Attacker) | Ali Jost, Tabor (Defender) | Sydney Garis, Oklahoma Wesleyan (Setter)