Both the Rich Kern poll and the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) poll agree: Penn State is #1 in NCAA Division I women’s volleyball. Pablo, a computer ranking maththingy (a technical term) also has Penn State #1.
The Nittany Lions received 42 first place votes in the AVCA Poll, followed by Oregon and Washington, who tied for second. Also from the B1G were #4 Nebraska, #10 Minnesota, #12 Purdue, #19 Ohio State, #21 Illinois, and #25 Michigan State.
Hancock Wins 4th B1G Weekly Award
Penn State’s 5-11 So. S Micha Hancock won her third Big Ten Setter of the Week award, after averaging 13.5 assists per set in Penn State’s 3-0 road wins over Wisconsin and Minnesota this past Friday and Saturday. The Nittany Lions hit .386 for the weekend, as Penn State improved to 14-1 overall and 4-0 in the B1G.
(Micha Hancock photo Courtesy of GoPSUsports.com)