Ball State, Central Michigan Student-Athletes Named Volleyball Players of the Week

Updated 10/30/2000
MAC offensive Player of the Week
Megan Hammons, Ball State (Jr., OA)
West Liberty, Iowa (West Liberty HS)

Ball State junior outside attack Megan Hammons is this weeks MAC Offensive Player of the Week after averaging 7.00 kills per game and hitting .530 (42-7-66). In addition, Hammons averaged 3.50 digs, 0.50 blocks and 0.33 aces per game. Hammons, who helped the Cardinals to wins over Marshall and Toledo, had 17 kills, eight digs and hit .433 versus the Thundering Herd. She followed that with 25 kills, 13 digs and a .611 hitting percentage versus the Rockets.

Other nominees:
Name	Att. %	K-E-TA	K/G	D	D/G	B/G
Lyndsay Spresser, UA	.306	21-3-49	3.00	0	0.00	0.71
Caty Rommeck, BGSU	.380	32-5-71	3.56	27	3.00	1.56
Kristin Tack, CMU	.224	39-15-107	4.88	14	1.75	0.38
Sara Schaub, EMU	.291	33-8-86	4.71	39	5.57	0.71
Shiva Davis, KSU	.333	48-13-105	4.00	28	2.33	0.67
Tracey King, MAR	.192	27-13-73	3.38	21	2.63	0.50
Rena Widboom, NIU	.459	19-2-37	3.17	1	0.17	1.00
Amber Merrill, Ohio	.290	42-11-107	6.00	44	6.29	1.14
Jessica Buck, UT	.349	28-6-63	4.00	3	0.43	0.57
Alberta Griffin, WMU	.421	21-5-38	4.20	18	3.60	0.60

MAC Defensive Player of the Week
Jessica Rocho, Central Michigan (Sr., S)
Honolulu, Hawaii (University Laboratory HS)

Central Michigan senior setter Jessica Rocho is this weeks MAC Defensive Player of the Week. Rocho, who led the Chippewas to a non-conference win over Oakland and a victory against MAC East Division-leading Ohio, averaged 5.13 digs, 0.50 blocks and 0.50 aces per game. Rocho had a career-high 32 digs in the win over the Bobcats to go with a career-best 69 assists. In addition, Rocho had three blocks and two aces against Ohio, which was preceded by a nine-dig, two ace performance versus Oakland. The 32 digs by Rocho were the second-highest dig output in the conference this season.

Other nominees:
Name	Digs	D/G	BS-BA-TB	B/G	SA	SE
Sandy Lewis, UA	32	4.57	1-1-2	0.28	1	4
Susie Norris, BGSU	43	4.78	1-3-4	0.44	0	2
Carrie McEnery, KSU	34	2.83	1-4-5	0.42	6	11
Tracey King, MAR	21	2.62	1-3-4	0.50	1	3
Amber Merrill, Ohio	44	6.29	1-7-8	1.14	1	2
Bitsy Mayhle, UT	34	4.86	0-0-0	0.00	1	1
Zakiya Pope, WMU	6	1.00	3-7-10	1.67	1	2