Kim Willoughby, University of Hawai'i

9/24/2001

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Sept. 24, 2001

Kim Willoughby, University of Hawai'i
So., Outside Hitter, 6-0 (Napoleonville, La. - Assumption High School)

Hawai'i Kim WilloughbyKim Willoughby, a 6-0 sophomore outside hitter for 12th-ranked University of Hawai'i (6-4), has been selected the AVCA/Sports Imports Division I National Player of the Week. For the week, Willoughby averaged 7.29 kills, 3.47 digs and 0.71 blocks to lead the Wahines to back-to-back victories against 20th-ranked Santa Clara. She set a school record for kills in a four-game match with 35 on Sept. 21. During that match, she hit .316 on 76 attempts to go with 16 digs. Willoughby chipped in a team-high16 kills and eight digs in the rematch with Santa Clara in a 3-0 victory on Sept. 22. For the week, she connected for 51 kills on 120 attacks. Willoughby currently leads the WAC in kills (6.12 average), ranks fourth in digs (3.47 average) and 10th in hitting percentage (.278).

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