Female Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Claire Sheppard – COTR Avalanche
Middle blocker Claire Sheppard had her best performance of the season Friday night despite losing 28-26 in a marathon fifth set. She had 12 kills, two aces, two blocks and 10 digs in the match and her kill efficiency was a respectable 38%. Then on Saturday, she helped her team to a 3-1 win with eight more kills on 17 attempts (41% efficiency), four aces, four blocks and nine digs.