Anderson named player of the week; Badgers hold steady at No. 6

first_img Brad James September 24, 2019 /Sports News – Local Anderson named player of the week; Badgers hold steady at No. 6 Written by Tags: Central Wyoming/Ellee Anderson/Southern Nevada/SWAC FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailEPHRAIM, Utah-Snow College volleyball standout, freshman Ellee Anderson has been named the Scenic West Athletic Conference Player of the Week after leading her squad to three wins this past week.The Morgan, Utah native posted 75 assists in this span, averaging 8.3 assists per set. Under Anderson’s direction, the Snow College offense registered a 66.5 side-out percentage through three matches on the week, including a 67.7 side-out percentage against Central Wyoming.Anderson racked up seven more aces this past weekend, adding to her team leading total of 45. Anderson currently ranks fourth nationally in total aces.NATIONAL RANKINGFor the third straight week, the Snow College women’s volleyball team has been ranked No. 6 in the NJCAA Division-I Volleyball Rankings. The Badgers posted three wins this past week, including a 3-0 win over Northwest College and a pair of back-to-back, straight-set victories over Central Wyoming. At 19-2 on the season, the Badgers have won more matches than any team currently ranked in the top-10 of the nation.This week’s national rankings mark the 32nd straight week the Badgers have been ranked in the Top 20.Furthermore, this is the 28th time during that stretch the team has been ranked No. 10 or higher. Snow has won a total of 14 matches in three straight sets, including seven of its last eight matches.Snow College will next travel to Las Vegas to take on Southern Nevada on Saturday, Sept. 28. The Scenic West Conference opener for both teams will begin at 1 p.m. PDT.last_img read more