Rachel Scheibe of Wisconsin
...Junior...Middle Hitter...Waukesha, Wis. (Wisconsin Lutheran H.S.)...
In two matches last week, Scheibe tallied a total of 31 kills on 63 total
attacks, and committed only three errors. Her performance included 20 kills on
28 attacks on a 3-0 win over Edgewood College last Thursday. With the two wins
last week the Warriors (14-15) finished the LMC regular season at 11-5, good for
the No. 4 seed in the LMC tournament.
Others nominated: Angela Beschta - Marian;
Heather Heberlein of Lakeland College
...Senior...Right Side Hitter...Kiel, Wis. (Kiel H.S.)...
Heberlein totaled 32 kills, four blocks and four digs in three matches last week
for the Muskies (17-12, 11-3 LMC). In a 3-0 win against Wisconsin Lutheran,
Heberlein tallied 12 kills with a .500 hitting percentage -- her best outing of
Allie Sowinski of Milwaukee School of Engineering
...Freshman...OH...Franklin, Wis. (Pius XI H.S.)...
Sowinski tallied 72 kills, 49 digs, 15 service aces, and four blocks as
the Raiders went 2-2 last week. The Raiders are 12-18 overall, and 6-7 in the
Others nominated: Heather Heberlein, Lakeland; Rachel Scheibe,
Kate Zintak of Dominican University
...Senior...MH...Chicago, Ill. (Maria H.S.)...
Zintak led the Stars with 4.5 kills and 3.3 digs per game as they went 2-1 last
week. She tallied 45 kills, 33 digs and seven solo blocks in the three matches.
September 26-October 2
Abby Miller of Maranatha Baptist Bible College
...Senior...RH/S...Waupaca, Wis. (First Baptist Christian H.S.)...
Miller helped the Crusaders up their current win streak to 13 matches, defeating
four LMC opponents and winning five matches last week. For the week Miller was
47-137 in kills, had 105 set assists, and 51 digs. Her defense was the key
ingredient in Maranatha's decisive win over Marian last Friday, as her deep digs
kept MBBC's hopes alive. The Crusaders (17-5, 10-1 LMC) hold a full-game lead
over second place Wisconsin Lutheran in the LMC standings.
Others nominated: Allie Sowinski, MSOE; Rachel Scheibe, Wisconsin
Lutheran; Ashley Domask, Lakeland;
Nadine Callan of Maranatha Baptist Bible College
...Junior...Outside Hitter...Muncie, Ind. (Heritage Hall Christian H.S.)...
Callan led the Crusaders (7-5, 4-1 LMC) to a 4-1 record last week, losing only
to LMC leader Wisconsin Lutheran College. For the week Callan accumulated 74
kills, including a .377 attack percentage, and was 77-for-84 on serves,
including two aces. Callan also added 86 digs, eight total blocks, and five
assists on the week.
Others nominated: Allie Sowinski, MSOE; Kimberlee Bergmann, Marian;
Michelle Hannam, Concordia.
Danielle Duranceau of Lakeland
...Senior...Utility...Waukesha, Wis. (West H.S.)...
Duranceau helped keep the Muskies (4-0, 1-0 LMC) undefeated by connecting on 19
kills and seven service aces in two matches last week. In a 3-0 conference win
against Edgewood, Duranceau had seven kills, a .272 hitting percentage, seven
digs, and a service ace. Later in the week, Duranceau tallied 12 kills, 10 digs,
and six service aces in a 3-1 win at St. Norbert College, where she also had a
.265 hitting percentage.
Others nominated: Heather Alft, Marian College.
Heidi Kramer of Lakeland College
...Freshman...Outside Hitter...Green Bay, Wis. (New Lutheran H.S.)...
Kramer was instrumental in the Muskies' opening season victories over Mount Mary
College and Cardinal Stritch University on September 2. Kramer totaled 28 kills,
30 digs and six service aces in six games as Lakeland swept both opponents three
games to nothing in each match.