OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Mac May, Gr., OH/OPP, UCLA (Dubuque, Iowa)» 5.90 KPS, .319 PCT, 2.40 DPS, 6.0 PPSTotaled a career-high 39 kills in a 3-2 win at Washington State on Sunday, the second-most in program history and tied for the sixth-most in Pac-12 history.Also hit .357 and recorded a season-high 15 digs to complete her fourth double-double of the season.Her 39 kills were the most by a Bruin since Natalie Williams set the school record with 43 against Hawaii on Sept. 7, 1991 and are tied for the second-most in the NCAA this season.Added 20 kills and nine digs in a five-set setback at then-No. 13 Washington on Friday.Fourth career Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week honor and sixth weekly Conference honor overall (Pac-12 Freshman of the Week – Aug. 28 and Sept. 25, 2017).UCLA’s 88th all-time Pac-12 Player of the Week, including Pac-12 Player of the Week (1986-2010) and Pac-12 Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week (2011-21) selections.ALSO NOMINATED: Karson Bacon, ORE; Caitie Baird, STAN; Brooke Botkin, USC; Dani Drews, UTAH; Claire Hoffman, WASH; Iman Isanovic, ASU; Maya Tabron, COLO; Merle Weidt, ARIZ.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Marin Grote, Jr., MB, Washington (Burbank, Calif.)» 1.67 BPS
Helped the Husky block turn back then-No. 15 UCLA (3-2) and USC (3-1), as Washington outblocked its opponents by a combined 28.0 to 15.0.Down two sets, posted a double-double in the comeback win over the Bruins on Friday with 10 kills and 10 blocks.Had five more blocks in the victory over the Trojans on Sunday.Second career Pac-12 weekly honor (Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week – March 2, 2020) and Washington’s 28th all-time Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week.ALSO NOMINATED: Brynna DeLuzio, COLO; Sam Hastings, USC; Stef Jankiewicz, UTAH; Annika Larson, ASU; élan McCall, UCLA; Georgia Murphy, ORE; McKenna Vicini, STAN; Merle Weidt, ARIZ.
FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Kami Miner, Fr., S, Stanford (Redondo Beach, Calif.)» 12.57 APS, .625 PCT, 2.14 DPS
Set the Cardinal offense to a .362 clip in a pair of wins over Arizona State (3-1) and Arizona (3-0).Averaged 12.57 assists per set and 2.14 digs, and hit .625 at the net.Dished out 55 assists against the Sun Devils, her most in a four-set match this season, and tallied nine digs, three kills and two blocks, while the team posted a .352 hitting percentage.Turned in 33 assists, six digs, two kills and two blocks in a sweep over the Wildcats and set the team to a .380 attack percentage.Third Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor this season and Stanford’s 29th all-time.ALSO NOMINATED: Tyrah Ariail, USC; Emoni Bush, WASH; Jahara Campbell, COLO; Katy Ryan; WSU; Puk Stubbe, ARIZ.