Michelle Morris, Western State College

11/13/2000

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Nov. 13, 2000

Michelle Morris, Western State College
Jr., Outside Hitter, 5-10 (Gunnison, Colorado - Gunnison High School)

Michelle MorrisMichelle Morris, a 5-10 junior outside hitter for Western State College, has been named the AVCA/Sports Imports Division II National Player of the Week after leading the Mountaineers to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Tournament championships with wins over two top 25 ranked teams. Morris averaged 6.00 kills, 2.54 digs and 0.31 blocks per game, and hit at a .393 percentage in 13 games. She tallied 25 kills and 11 digs versus No. 25 Metro State in the conference semifinals, including a service ace on match point. Morris tallied a school-record 35 kills in a four-game victory over No. 14 and RMAC top-seed Nebraska Kearney in the championship match. She added 16 digs, three blocks and a .532 attack percentage on 62 attempts in the title match.

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