Lizzy Fitzgerald, University of Wisconsin

9/25/2000

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Sept. 25, 2000

Lizzy Fitzgerald, University of Wisconsin
Jr., Setter, 6-0 (New Orleans, La. - Newman High School)

Lizzy Fitzgerald, a 6-0 junior setter for No. 10 Wisconsin, has been selected the AVCA/Sports Imports Division I National Player of the Week after leading the then-No. 14 Badgers to wins over then-No. 3 Penn State and Indiana in Big Ten action. Fitzgerald tallied 39 assists and paced her team to a .308 attack percentage in the three-game sweep of Penn State on Sept. 22. She added six kills on eight attacks, 11 digs and three blocks in the win over the Nittany Lions in front of 3,441 fans. Fitzgerald chipped in 43 assists in a three-game sweep of Indiana (10-2) on Sept. 23 leading to a week-long average of 13.67 assists per game. She also added 1.67 kills on a .566 attack percentage, 3.00 digs and 0.83 blocks per game for the Badgers.

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