Sept. 1, 2009
Volleyball junior Elizabeth Herman is this week's Marshall Athlete of the Week.
Herman, an outside hitter, earned MVP honors at the Hofstra/Asics Invitational by leading Marshall to the tournament championship and a perfect 3-0 record. During the tournament, Marshall defeated Binghamton, Rhode Island and tournament-host Hofstra. She tied a career-high with 19 kills and had a career-best eight digs against URI on Saturday morning, before improving her career-best to 23 kills against the Pride that evening.
Herman finished the week with three aces, six blocks, 22 digs and a hitting clip of .276 (52K-18E-123TA).