AU’s Clark Named GLIAC South Player Of The Week

AU’s Clark Named GLIAC South Player Of The Week

Ashland University junior outside hitter Casey Clark is this week's Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference South Division Player of the Week.

Clark set a season high with 23 digs in Ashland's 3-2 (25-17, 23-25, 16-25, 25-19, 15-13) come-from-behind win on Saturday (Oct. 24) at Wayne State, and added 13 kills for her ninth double-double of 2015. Also against the Warriors, Clark had a season-best .480 hitting percentage.

In a 3-2 (26-24, 18-25, 25-18, 15-25, 15-11) win on Friday (Oct. 23) night at Saginaw Valley State, Clark had eight kills, two service aces and 18 digs.

Clark finished the weekend with 21 kills, 41 digs and a .246 hitting percentage.

This is Clark's third GLIAC South Division Player of the Week award, with the other two coming during her freshman season of 2013.

Ashland (16-6 overall, 9-2 GLIAC, tied for first in South Division) will play its final two regular-season home matches of 2015 on Friday (Oct. 30) at 7 p.m. against Walsh and on Saturday (Oct. 31) at 2 p.m. vs. Malone. Friday's match is Senior Night, and Saturday's is Parents Day.