Walker Named Conference USA Co-Offensive Player of the Week
First weekly honor for the sophomore
IRVING, Texas – Sophomore Jac’cara Walker was named Conference USA Co-Offensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced Monday. It is the first weekly honor for the sophomore outside hitter.
This past week, Walker led the Thundering Herd with 34 kills through a sweep at Middle Tennessee and a four-set loss at Charlotte. Walker averaged 4.86 kills per set, posted 5.43 points per set and hit .258 for the week.
The Gainesville, Fla., native added 3.29 digs per set and had three service aces to along with two blocks. Walker had 21 digs and 18 kills at Charlotte. In the sweep over the Blue Raiders, she led the team with 16 kills and hit .500 for the match.
Walker is the Conference USA leader in kills per set with 4.47 and is third in overall kills with 237. She is third in service aces with .42 per set and tied for second in total aces with 22.
Marshall returns to the court Friday, Sept. 29, against the Southern Miss Golden Eagles in the Cam Henderson Center. First serve is scheduled for 6 p.m.
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