Becca Shane - Concordia (Minn.)

9/18/2006

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Sept. 18, 2006

Becca Shane - Concordia (Minn.)
Senior, Middle Hitter, 6-2 (Detroit Lakes, Minn. - Detroit Lakes High School)

Photo courtesy of Concordia Athletics.
 

Becca Shane, a senior middle hitter for seventh-ranked Concordia College (Minn.), has been named the Sports Imports/AVCA Division III National Player of the Week.  Shane led the Cobbers to two wins during the week, both against CSTV/AVCA Top 25 teams.  In an upset of #4 St. Thomas (Minn.), Shane led the way with 27 kills, hit for an outstanding .462 percentage, and added 10 blocks.  Later in the week against #16 Carleton, she put away another 20 kills and added five blocks, hitting .349 for that match.  For the week, Shane, who is the Concordia record-holder for kills per game and blocks per game, averaged 5.9 kills per game, 1.9 blocks per game and hit a noteworthy .411.  She also contributed seven digs and three service aces.  Shane is the first player from Concordia College (Minn.) to receive the Sports Imports/AVCA National Player of the Week.  The Concordia Head Coach is Tim Mosser.

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