Gorana Maricic - Northwood University (Mich.)

10/10/2005

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Oct. 10, 2005

Gorana Maricic - Northwood University (Mich.)
So, Outside Hitter, 6-3 (Subotica, Serbia-Montenegro)


Photo courtesy of Northwood (Mich.) sports information office

Gorana Maricic, a 6-3 sophomore outside hitter for Northwood University, Mich. (14-7, 8-2 GLIAC), has been named the Sports Imports/AVCA Division II National Player of the Week. She helped the Timberwolves to victories over Findlay and Ashland last week as she averaged 8.6 points, 7.78 kills, 2.00 digs and 0.22 blocks per game while hitting .420. Maricic attacked at a .452 percentage with 38 kills, seven digs, two blocks and three aces in a five-game victory over Findlay on Oct. 7. Her 38 kills in the match represents the highest reported total of any NCAA Division II player this season. She contributed 32 kills, 11 digs and four aces while hitting .386 in a four-game win over Ashland on Oct. 8. Maricic improved her season attack percentage to .299 and her kills per game average to 5.09. She is the fourth Northwood player to earn the national honor. The Northwood head coach is Tim Koth.

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