KJCCC Kansas MTXE D1 Volleyball Athletes of the Week, Week 6
Luz Sierra had a phenomenal week for the No. 5 Lady Saints, helping Seward win three matches against top 25 opponents. Her 77.5 points on the week accounted for a quarter of the total points scored for the Lady Saints. She hit an efficient .407 while averaging 2.15 kills per set. She got most of her points on the defensive side however, averaging 2.3 blocks per set. She set her career-high twice in two days. She first set it with a 10 block performance against #13 Navarro, before topping that with a 14 block performance against Tyler.Sierra finished the week recording at least seven blocks in every match. She increased her blocks per set on the season to 1.60, which is good for 3rd in the country. Sierra twice set her career-high in blocks this week, first against #13 Navarro with 10 blocks and then against Tyler with 14 blocks.
Giovanna Kuntze, Seward County, helped pace the way for the Lady Saints as they defeated three top 25 opponents. In the conference match against Hutchinson, she finished with 11.0 assists per set. Kuntze ended the week with 194 total assists. She also ended the week with .55 service aces per set, including four against Tyler.