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LMU's Betsi Metter Named WCC Player of the Week

Oct. 31, 2011

SAN BRUNO, Calif. --- The West Coast Conference has announced its women's volleyball Player of the Week award-winner for October 31, 2011.

BETSI METTER, LOYOLA MARYMOUNT, SOPHOMORE, OUTSIDE HITTER
Loyola Marymount sophomore outside hitter Betsi Metter is the WCC Player of the Week for women's volleyball. Metter helped guide LMU to a 2-0 record last week in WCC play, including a sweep of Portland on Thursday and a five-set victory over Gonzaga on Saturday. Metter, the WCC leader in digs, collected 56 more over the course of the two matches, averaging 7.00 digs per set.

Metter also continued her solid play from the service area, serving up seven aces at a rate of .88 per set. She now holds 435 digs (5.00 ps) and 37 aces (.43 ps). A native of Phoenix, Ariz., Metter accumulated 29 digs with two aces in just three setsagainst Portland before teaming a career-high five aces with 27 digs against Gonzaga.

Also nominated: Jennifer Hamson, BYU; Stevi Robinson, PEP; Jordan Shaw, SMC

2011 WCC WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
Aug. 29Dana Knudsen, SCU
Sept. 5Missy White, SMC
Sept. 12 Jennifer Hamson, BYU
Sept. 19 Chloe Ferrari, USD
Sept. 26 Kim Hill, PEP
Oct. 3 Kim Hill, PEP
Oct. 10 Kellie Woolever, PEP
Oct. 17 Lilla Frederick, PEP
Oct. 24 Dana Knudsen, SCU
Oct. 31Betsi Metter, LMU