Aug. 27, 2012
SAN BRUNO, Calif. --- The West Coast Conference has named its Women's Volleyball Player of the Week for August 27, 2012.
WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: JENNIFER HAMSON, BYU, JR, OPP
Rice Invitational MVP Jennifer Hamson led the tournament in points per set (5.50), kills per set (4.89) and hitting percentage (.528), pushing the BYU Cougars to a 3-0 sweep of all tournament participants. Hamson set a season high of 18 kills against Rice and had a new career-high hitting percentage of .765 against Air Force. Hamson had three double-figure outings over the weekend, with 13 kills against Arkansas State, 13 against Air Force and 18 against Rice.
With Hamson's help, the Cougars did not lose a single set during the first three matches of the season and led the tournament in hitting percentage (.402), assists (15.44 per set), kills (15.89 per set) and service aces (1 per set).
Also nominated: Savannah Blinn, GON; Betsi Metter, LMU; Victoria Adelhelm, PEP; Emily Liger, POR; Kristina Graven, SMC; Alaysia Brown, USD; Jocelyn Levig, USF; Megan Anders, SCU
2012 WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Aug. 27: Jennifer Hamson, BYU