October 22, 2013

Pool chosen as SCAC Co-Offensive Player of the Week

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Southwestern sophomore Macey Pool has been named SCAC Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week after leading the Pirates to huge wins over the weekend in San Antonio.

Pool, a sophomore outside and right side hitter from Spring, Texas and Trinity's Maggie Emodi, a junior outside hitter from Omaha, Neb., have been selected as the SCAC Volleyball Co-Offensive Players-of-the-Week for matches played from Monday, October 14th through Sunday, October 20th. 

Pool had 63 kills, averaging just under four per set, and a .240 attack percentage. She added one ace, 66 digs and three blocks.

Pool led the Pirates to a 4-0 record over the weekend including a 12 kill performance in a win over the No. 12 team in the nation, Eastern, and a 19 kill performance in a win over the Redlands.

Emodi recorded four consecutive double-doubles in kills and digs, tallying 50 kills (3.57/set) and 63 digs (4.50/set) to lead the team in both categories.  Emodi also added 10 blocks (0.71/set) and three service aces for the weekend.  

Against 12th-ranked Eastern, Emodi hit a blistering .429 (10 kills, 1 error, 21 attacks) to lead Trinity to a 3-0 victory. She finished the weekend with 20 kills and 27 digs to lead the Tigers to a 3-2 comeback win over Webster,
Southwestern is currently third in the SCAC heading into their final weekend of regular season conference action. They have rematches against Colorado College, Dallas, Centenary, and SCAC crossover host, Austin College beginning on Saturday. 

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