Monica Miesner - Washburn

9/16/2008

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Photo courtesy Washburn athletics.

Monica Miesner, a senior outside hitter from then-No. 2 Washburn University, has been named the Sports Imports/AVCA Division II Player of the Week after helping lead her team to three wins last week, tallying double-doubles in two of the three matches. Against Adelphia, Miesner scored her first double-double of the week, putting away 12 kills while scooping up 15 digs in a three-set win. She also had one ace and two block assists in the victory. In her next match, she had 12 kills, seven digs, four aces and two block assists in a 3-0 win over Dowling. Miesner finished the week with her second double-double, collecting 11 kills and 14 digs in a sweep of Bentley. For the week, Miesner hit at a .386 pace and averaged 3.89 kills, 4.0 digs and 4.72 points per set. Miesner is the third athlete from Washburn to earn Sports Imports/AVCA Division II Player of the Week honors. The Lady Blues are coached by Chris Herron.

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