GREENVILLE, Ill. - Greenville College's Jessica Dothager, a junior from Brighton, Ill. (Southwestern), has been named the SLIAC Volleyball Player of the Week for the week of September 21-27.
Dothager, a middle blocker, recorded 37 kills in 10 sets played last week, while also tallying five block solos, seven block assists, four digs, two service aces and a .373 attack percentage. She had 16 kills, five total blocks and one service ace as the Panthers defeated Principia College for the first time since 2003.
Dothager added 16 kills, four total blocks, three digs, one service ace and a .607 attack percentage versus Westminster College (Mo.). She finished the week with five kills and no errors in eight attempts in only two sets played against MacMurray College. She also had three total blocks and one dig in the win over the Highlanders.
Greenville went 4-0 against SLIAC opponents last week to improve to 4-1 in conference play and 7-7 overall. They defeated Principia 3-2 before sweeping Blackburn College, Westminster and MacMurray 3-0 each.