Posted: Oct 09, 2017
GREENWOOD, Indiana - Sophomore setter Lauren Jackson has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week for matches played from Oct. 1-8.
Jackson dished out 11.25 assists per set as the Earlham College volleyball team split a pair of HCAC games last weekend. In the Quakers' marathon, 5-set loss to Defiance College on Wednesday, Jackson assisted on 54 of Earlham's 57 kills while also adding eight digs. Three days later, Jackson added 36 assists as the Quakers swept Franklin College 3-0 at Schuckman Court. She also tallied three kills on three attack attempts and five digs.
Earlham (14-6, 2-1 HCAC) hosts Transylvania University on Wednesday before traveling to Mount St. Joseph University on Saturday.