2017 Sports Imports/AVCA Division II Women Player of the Week

       Photo Justin Oakman photography

Taylor Reiss – Southwest Minnesota State University
Junior, Outside Hitter, 5-10 (Traunton, Minn. – Minneota High School)

Individual Weekly Stats
SP: 12
K/S: 8.08
Hitting %: .417
D/S: 2.83
B/S: 0.67

Team Recap
November 15: Upper Iowa, W 3-1
November 18: #16 Augustana (SD), W 3-2
November 19: @ #1 Concordia-St. Paul, W 3-0

Head Coach: Terry Culhane
AVCA Rankings: This Week: 2, Last Week: 4

Carried the Mustangs to the NSIC Championship and a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Central Region…Terminated 97 total balls, including an NSIC Tournament single match record 41 against Augustana…Also registered 21 digs and three blocks in that match…Followed that with a 25-kill (.397 hitting %), six-dig performance in their win over the then-No. 1 team in the nation.

This is the seventh Sports Imports/AVCA Player of the Week award for the Mustangs, and the second for Reiss. She last won it on September 12th earlier this year.


November 21 Taylor Reiss SW Minnesota St. OH Jr.
November 14 McKenna Larsen Winona State S Sr.
November 7 Anna Tovo Florida Southern OH Sr.
October 31 Chrisalyn Johnson Alaska-Anchorage OH Jr.
October 24 Kasey Hohlen Central Missouri MH Sr.
October 17 Sarah Kelly Minnesota-Duluth OH Jr.
October 10 Arela Williams McKendree OH Sr.
October 3 Ally Rohn Palm Beach Atlantic S/OH Jr.
September 26 Hailey Roberts Tarleton St. OH Sr.
September 19 Amanda Milnick Arkansas Tech S So.
September 12 Taylor Reiss SW Minnesota St. OH Jr.
September 5 Elizabeth Hyland Lewis OH Jr.