October 31, 2005

Nicole Hintze Named GLIAC North Division Player Of The Week


 

BAY CITY, Mich. â€Â“ Nicole Hintze was named thisweekâ€Â™s GLIAC Volleyball North Division Player of the Week for her performanceover the weekend against Grand Valley State and Ferris State.  The freshmanfrom Menomonee Falls, Wis. led the Wildcats to a sweep of two nationally-rankedteams. 

 

On Saturday, Hintze tallied 18 kills, 10 digs and two blockassists in a 3-0 win over #16 Grand Valley State.  Sunday, in a 3-1 win over#25 Ferris State, the outside hitter recorded 21 kills, eight digs, two serviceaces and one block assist.  For the weekend Hintze averaged 5.57 kills, 2.57digs and .43 blocks per game.  She is currently leading NMU in digs with 287(3.5 per game) and ranks second in kills with 272 (3.32 per game).

 



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Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director
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