Courtesy of saa-sports.com
ATLANTA – The Southern Athletic Association has announced that Birmingham-Southern's Julia Denby (Gulf Breeze, Fla./Gulf Breeze HS) and Caroline Johnson (Lucas, Texas/Lovejoy HS) have been named SAA Volleyball Players of the Week.
Denby led BSC to home victories against Washington & Lee, Maryville, and Covenant. Denby was consistent with 29 kills, a .397 hitting percentage, and only four errors. She also had nine blocks and hit better than .381 in every match. In 11 sets, Denby averaged 2.64 kills per set as BSC won nine of 11 sets en route to its 3-0 record.
From her backline position, Johnson was outstanding for the Panthers. The sophomore libero finished with 65 total digs. With her 5.91 digs per set average, Johnson led BSC to wins over Washington & Lee, Maryville, and Covenant. She finished with 21 digs against the Generals, 15 against the Scots, and 29 against Covenant.