volleyball-women-d1 flag

Stanford Athletics | September 11, 2018

College volleyball: Stanford's Kathryn Plummer named AVCA player of the week after first double-double

Justin Tafoya | NCAA Photos stanford volleyball

STANFORD, Calif. — Stanford outside hitter Kathryn Plummer has been named the Sports Imports/AVCA Division I Player of the Week.

MORE: Stanford jumps to No. 2, BYU at No. 1 in latest AVCA top 25

It is the first AVCA national player of the week honor for the junior, and the 19th all-time for Stanford.

Plummer averaged 5.71 kills and 6.60 points per set, while hitting .415. She posted a match-high 15 kills on a .382 attack percentage in the sweep over the Nittany Lions. The Aliso Viejo, California native followed up with a season-high 25 kills (.438) and 10 digs versus the Golden Gophers for her first double-double of the season.

Stanford extended its home winning streak to 21 matches after sweeping No. 5 Penn State and defeating No. 1 Minnesota in four sets as a part of the Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge at Maples Pavilion.

MORE: Bump in poll raises stakes for No. 3 Texas in series against No. 2 Stanford

No. 2 Stanford plays host to No. 3 Texas on Tuesday at 7 p.m. on Pac-12 Network. The Cardinal will then travel to Austin to face the Longhorns on Friday at 5 p.m. PT on the Longhorn Network.

Stanford beats Southern California to win its eighth women's water polo national championship

For the eighth time in school history, Stanford won the National Collegiate Women's Water Polo Championship.
READ MORE

Stanford softball shuts out No. 2 UCLA in back-to-back games

Stanford managed two straight 1-0 wins over No. 2 UCLA on April 9 and 10, giving the Cardinal their first series win over the Bruins since 2013.
READ MORE

The 50 states, ranked by the total number of men's basketball championships

Here's every state, ranked by how many men's basketball national championships each school has won.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners