SAN BRUNO, Calif. – The West Coast Conference has named its Volleyball Player of the Week for October 17, 2016.
WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK – HANNAH TROUTMAN, JR., OH – PORTLAND
Junior outside hitter Hannah Troutman helped lead the team to an upset victory over No.11 BYU on Thursday night in the Chiles Center. She registered a double- double with 22 kills and 22 digs for the match, taking the Pilots through a five set battle with the Cougars. This is the first time the Pilots have ever beaten BYU and just the second time that the Pilots have ever beaten a ranked team. The victory also marks a program best win as the highest caliber opponent that Portland has ever defeated.
Troutman also registered 10 kills, again leading the Pilots in kills, and 5 digs on Saturday against No. 5 San Diego. For the week, the junior averaged 4.00 kills, 3.38 digs and 4.38 point per set against a pair of top-15 opponents.
Also Nominated: Lexi Elman, Pacific; Sarah Sponcil, Loyola Marymount; Tarah Wylie, Pepperdine
2016 WCC Volleyball Player of the Week
10/17 – Hannah Troutman, Portland
10/10 – Ashlyn Fleming, Pacific
10/3 – Lisa Kramer, San Diego
9/26 – Lauren Schad, San Diego
9/19 – Sarah Sponcil, Loyola Marymount
9/12 – Lisa Kramer, San Diego
9/5 – Mary Lake, BYU
8/29 – Kirsten Mead, Santa Clara