LUBBOCK, Texas (September 30, 2013) – Lubbock Christian University racked up two Heartland Conference Volleyball Player of the Week honors, with Kacey Deterding earning Hitter of the Week and Erin Fisher garnering Setter of the Week for the second week in a row.
Deterding, the junior from Lubbock, notched game-highs in kills last week versus UA-Fort Smith and Dallas Baptist, totaling 41 in the two matches. The 18 kills against UAFS on September 26 were a season-high, and she eclipsed that mark with 23 against DBU two days later. She hit .311 while also contributing three aces, 23 digs and four blocks. Deterding sits atop the conference averaging 3.95 kills per game.
Fisher, the conference's reigning Setter of the Week, compiled 50 and 56 assists versus UAFS and DBU. Those numbers were both game-highs, and her 50 against UAFS were a season-high until her follow-up performance against DBU in which she handed out 56 assists. In the two matches, the junior from Monahans also tallied five kills, two aces, 22 digs and three blocks. Fisher leads the conference in assists, averaging 10.9 per set.
The Lady Chaps travel to non-conference opponent Eastern New Mexico tomorrow for an 8 p.m. CST contest and return home to face Heartland Conference foe UT-Permian Basin on Thursday at 7 p.m.