August 27, 2018
Shelly Fanning (Baylor), Kylee Zumach, (Kansas State), Morgan Johnson (Texas) and élan McCall (TCU) were named the first Big 12 volleyball weekly award winners of the 2018 season.
Fanning (co-offensive) ranked as the top attacker in the Big 12 as she notched double-digits kills in all three matches to average 3.73 kills per set. She also hit .559 on the weekend with only three errors.
Zumach (co-offensive) posted a Big 12-best 6.17 kills per set. She earned her first double-double of the year with 18 kills and 12 digs at Hawaii. Johnson (defensive) played a key role in Texas’ victories over two top-25 opponents. She recorded 11 total blocks against No. 7 Florida in a come-from-behind win on her way to 13 total over the weekend. McCall (freshman) averaged 4.54 kills in her first collegiate action. She hit double-digits in every match and registered her first career double-double with 21 kills and 14 digs vs. North Dakota.
This week’s honor marked the sixth all-time for Zumach and third for Fanning. Johnson picked up her third career award.
2018 Big 12 Volleyball Weekly Awards
|Date||Offensive Player of the Week||Defensive Player of the Week||Rookie of the Week|
|Aug. 27||Shelly Fanning, Baylor, Jr., MB||Morgan Johnson, Texas, Sr., MB||élan McCall, TCU, OH|
|Kylee Zumach, Kansas State, Sr., OH|