WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL: Utah Valley's Kayli Broadbent and Allyce Wilson were honored as the Great West Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for the week ending Sept. 14, the league office announced Tuesday.
Broadbent earned her first offensive player of the week honor after setting a new season high for UVU with 18 kills in the Wolverines' 3-0 win over Idaho State. Broadbent also established a new season high for UVU with a .542 hitting percentage (with 10 or more kills) in the 3-0 blanking of North Texas. For the week, the sophomore tallied 34 kills, a .414 hitting percentage with only 12 errors in 58 attacks. The Gilbert, Ariz. native was named MVP of the LaQuinta Invitational, which UVU hosted.
Wilson captured her first weekly conference honor after helping lead the Wolverines to a perfect 2-0 record last week. The junior recorded 36 digs in two matches. In only three sets in the 3-0 win over North Texas, Wilson posted 22 digs, her second time this season with 20-plus digs.