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SCU Middle Blocker Dana Knudsen Named WCC Player of the Week

Aug. 29, 2011

WCC Women's Volleyball Player of the Week

Dana Knudsen, Santa Clara, Junior
Junior Dana Knudsen led Santa Clara to a 2-1 record this weekend and was named to the All-Tournament team at the Seattle University Fall Volley. She hit .316 vs. Washington State, an impressive .769 vs. host Seattle and then .667 vs. Eastern Washington. She averaged 2.3 bpg and .9 dpg. In 44 attempts, she had 27 kills and just three errors. The .769 is tied for No. 7 on the Broncos all-time best single match list with 2 others. It is also the highest percentage a Bronco has hit in a match since All-American Anna Cmaylo hit .778 vs. Portland on Oct. 8, 2005.

Also Nominated: Jennifer Hamson, BYU; Laura Day, GON; Jasmine Rankins, LMU; Kim Hill, PEP; Kate Bostwick, POR; Missy White, SMC; Chloe Ferrari, USD