DANBURY, Conn. – Senior outside hitter Annika Schwartz of the 19th-ranked Stevenson University women's volleyball team was named the ECAC Division III South Offensive Player of the Week on Tuesday. On Monday, she was selected as the MAC Commonwealth Player of the Week for the third time this season.
In a 4-0 week for the 25th-ranked Mustangs, Schwartz totaled 47 kills (3.36 kps), 43 digs (3.07 dps), 10 service aces and six blocks. She had three double-doubles on the week, beginning with 11 kills and 10 digs in a 3-1 win over No. 16 Johns Hopkins Thursday. She followed that up with 11 kills and 12 digs in a 3-1 win over Stockton Saturday, then hit .462 with 14 kills and 12 digs in a sweep at Rowan.
On the season, Schwartz leads the Mustangs with 298 kills while hitting at .295. She also has 259 digs, 54 service aces and 37 blocks for Stevenson, which is currently on a 15-match win streak.
Stevenson closes out the home portion of the regular season Thursday at 7:00 pm against Franklin & Marshall at Owings Mills Gymnasium.