Schad Named Marshall Student-Athlete of the Week


Katy Schad

Katy Schad

Aug. 27, 2012

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Senior Katy Schad has been named Marshall’s Student-Athlete of the Week after earning MVP honors following the Thunder Invite this past weekend.

The Floyds Knobs, Ind. native led Marshall to its first Thunder Invitational championship title. She was also the team-leader in kills and kills per set for the weekend, and came in second on the team in digs

The outside hitter set a new career-high in kills with 21 against IUPUI and also recorded a career-high against IUPUI in attempts with 76. She also recorded three double-doubles in her first three matches and posted the most kills of any player in the Thunder Invitational.