Ball State's Meshberger and Bowling Green's Rommeck Named MAC Players of the Week

Updated 9/19/2000
MAC Offensive Player of the Week
Susie Meshberger, Ball State (Jr., MA)
Linn Grove, Ind. (Indiana State/South Adams HS)

Ball State junior middle attack Susie Meshberger is this week's MAC Offensive Player of the Week after hitting .451 (58-12-102) and averaging 4.83 kills per game. Meshberger had double digits in kills in all three matches, including a pair of 20-plus kill contests against Wisconsin-Milwaukee (22) and Illinois (20). In addition, she hit .565 (16-3-23) against IUPUI and .500 against Wisconsin-Milwaukee (22-1-42), plus averaged 1.75 blocks per game.
Other nominees:
Name	Att. %	K-E-TA	K/G	D	D/G	B/G
Julie McDivitt, UA	11.44 assists/game	1.33	24	2.66	0.55
Caty Rommeck, BGSU	.383	39-3-94	3.90	31	3.10	2.00
Keri Shiels, UB	.324	35-11-74	3.50	22	2.20	0.20
Jessica Rocho, CMU	11.23 assists/game	0.92	45	3.46	0.15
Jennifer Dreyer, KSU	.333	37-11-78	2.85	6	0.46	0.42
Wendy Williams, MAR	.038	24-21-80	3.00	22	2.75	0.00
Jen VonderHaar, NIU	.350	67-19-137	4.47	3	0.20	1.07
Amber Merrill, Ohio	.299	77-26-171	5.92	38	2.92	0.46
Jessica Buck, UT	.144	40-23-118	3.33	40	3.33	0.25
Zakiya Pope, WMU	.291	40-17-79	4.00	10	1.00	1.20

MAC Defensive Player of the Week
Caty Rommeck, Bowling Green (Jr., M)
Sterling Heights, Mich. (Oakland University/Henry Ford II HS)

Bowling Greens Caty Rommeck is this week's MAC Defensive Player of the Week, marking the second straight week she has garnered defensive honors. Rommeck, who was named the MVP of the BGSU Invitational, averaged 2.00 blocks and 3.10 digs per contest for the Falcons, who picked up wins over Evansville, IUPUI and Illinois-Chicago. In all three of the Falcons matches Rommeck had six-plus blocks, including a pair of seven-block performances against Evansville and Illinois-Chicago. Along with her defensive prowess at the net, Rommeck also averaged 3.90 kills per game and hit .393 and served up a career-high four aces versus IUPUI.

Other nominees:
Name	Digs	D/G	BS-BA-TB	B/G	SA	SE
Katie Kuzior, UA	20	2.22	2-7-9	1.00	0	2
Susie Meshberger, BSU	5	0.42	2-19-21	1.75	0	0
Emily Dills, UB	6	0.60	0-12-12	1.20	2	1
Jennifer Mitchell, CMU	43	3.31	2-6-8	0.62	3	5
Sara Schaub, EMU	72	5.14	2-8-10	0.71	6	13
Carrie McEnery, KSU	30	2.31	2-3-5	0.38	7	7
Shannon OConnor, MAR	23	2.88	0-2-2	0.25	2	7
Lori McColl, Ohio	51	3.92	0-3-3	0.23	8	13
Theresa Estes, UT	36	3.00	0-0-0	0.00	6	2
Angie Sillmon, WMU	2	0.20	1-13-14	1.40	0	0