Jane Gibbs, University of St. Thomas (Minn.)

9/2/2003

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Sept. 2, 2003

Jane Gibbs, University of St. Thomas (Minn.)
Sr., Setter, 5-8 (Lakeville, Minn. - Lakeville High School)

Jane Gibbs, a 5-8 senior setter for preseason-16th-ranked University of St. Thomas (4-0), has been selected the Sports Imports/AVCA Division III National Player of the Week for leading the Tommies to a 4-0 record and the Puget Sound Invitational title this past weekend. She tallied 192 assists over the course of 15 games for a 12.8 per game average, while leading her squad to a team hitting percentage of .250 in the four wins. Gibbs upped her carrier assist tally to 4,402, becoming the school's all-time leader. She opened the tournament with a double-double recording 41 assists and 11 digs in a sweep of George Fox, followed by 50 assists and three blocks in a four-game defeat of 14th-ranked Puget Sound. Gibbs then tallied 66 assists and 13 digs in a 3-2 win over Wisconsin-La Crosse. Additionally, she was named to the all-tournament team. The University of St. Thomas (Minn.) head coach is Thanh Pham.

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