Colleen Winter, Washington University

9/17/2001

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Sept. 17, 2001

Colleen Winter, Washington University
Fr., Outside Hitter, 5-10 (St. Louis, Mo. - Nerinx Hall High School)

Washington University Colleen WinterColleen Winter, a 5-10 freshman outside hitter for Washington University (12-0), has been selected as the AVCA/Sports Imports Division III National Player of the Week. She led the Bears to victories over three ranked squads, and another team receiving votes in the AVCA Division III Coaches Top 20 Preseason Poll this weekend at the Washington University National Invitational. Winter was named to the all-tournament team for her performance, which included averaging 4.73 kills and a .399 hitting percentage over the course of the four matches. Winter's career-best 31 kills led preseason No. 4 Washington (Mo.) to a 3-1 victory over preseason No. 2 Wisconsin-Whitewater and was the second-highest kill total registered in the history of Washington University Field House. She posted kill-dig double-doubles in each of the matches and hit .448 and .444 against preseason No. 2 Juniata and preseason No. 9 Ohio Northern, respectively.

Photo Credit:  Joe Angeles, Washington University in Saint Louis 
 

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