Wicht, Dupray Earn NWC Weekly Honors

Wicht, Dupray Earn NWC Weekly Honors

HILLSBORO, Ore. — Whitworth defensive specialist Taylor Wicht and George Fox outside hitter Danyle Dupray were named Northwest Conference Volleyball Student-Athletes of the Week, the conference announced on Monday.

Wicht (Sr., Selah, Wash.) led the Pirates’ defense in a pair of conference sweeps, averaging 6.17 digs per set. Wicht tallied 20 digs and four service aces in Whitworth’s win over Whitman, while notching 17 digs against Willamette.

Dupray (Jr., Golden, Colo.) recorded a career-high 23 kills in the Bruins’ 3-1 win over Linfield. She totaled 30 kills in two matches with a hitting percentage of .227, she also had 28 digs and three blocks. 

 

Week

Offensive

Defensive

4 (09.25.17)

Danyle Dupray, George Fox | OH

Tayor Wicht, Whitworth | DS

3 (09.18.17)

Chloe Epker, Pacific Lutheran | OH

Caylie Shiramizu, Pacific Lutheran | DS

2 (09.11.17)

Darian Stedman, Linfield | OH

Emma Liband, Willamette | MH

1 (09.05.17)

Karlee Duncan, Pacific (Ore.) | OH

Caylie Shiramizu, Pacific Lutheran | DS