Female Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Karoline Tormena – VIU Mariners
The Mariners victory over the weekend was championed by second year outside hitter Karoline Tormena. She tallied an incredible 26 kills in only four sets on Friday then followed up that unbelievable performance on Saturday in a three set sweep with 16 kills. Her weekend stats were outstanding combining for 42 kills, an ace, and 22 digs in only seven sets.
Male Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Shubdeep Wander – UFV Cascades
Sophomore right side Shubdeep Wander came off the bench to provide a huge spark for the Cascades as they took on the CCAA No. 2-ranked Camosun Chargers on the weekend. With Landon Uy, UFV’s usual starting right side, sidelined due to injury, Wander stepped up and hammered 18 kills to go with three aces and 10 digs in Friday night’s four-set loss to Camosun. In Saturday’s rematch, Wander was once again outstanding, racking up a team-high 17 kills, one ace and six digs as the Cascades engineered a four-set upset victory.