Amanda Burbridge, Arizona State University

10/23/2000

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Oct. 23, 2000

Amanda Burbridge, Arizona State University
Sr., Outside Hitter, 6-2 (Scottsdale, Arizona - Chaparral High School)

Amanda Burbridge, a 6-2 senior outside hitter for Arizona State University, has been selected the AVCA/Sports Imports Division I National Player of the Week for her performance this past week. Burbridge averaged 8.56 kills, 1.11 blocks, 5.22 digs and 0.44 service aces. She set a Sun Devil school record with 39 kills in the 3-2 victory over Washington State and also recorded a career high with 29 digs; the previous school record for kills had held for 18 years.  The 39 kills ranks as the fourth most in a match in Pac-10 history.  Burbridge followed her record setting night with an equally impressive performance in a 3-1 win over Washington.  In the match, she notched 38 kills, moving her into fourth place in the ASU record books with 1,428 kills. For helping lead the Sun Devils to their first season sweep of the Washington schools since 1993, Burbridge was also named the Pac-10 Player of the Week.

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