Sept. 29, 2008
This week's athlete of the week is senior middle hitter Jalicia Ross. Ross blasted a match-high and career-best 20 kills in Sunday's match against UAB. Ross also collected six assisted blocks against the Blazers. In Marshall's victory over Memphis, Ross drilled 11 kills on 18 attempts with just four errors, giving her a .389 hitting clip against the Tigers. Ross finished C-USA weekend action with 31 total put downs on 52 swings with just five errors for a .500 percentage mark. She also averaged 3.44 kills per set to help Marshall to a 1-1 record during C-USA weekend action.