Ky. - Northern Kentucky University volleyball players Liz Holmes
and Tristen Dye each have been selected All-Great Lakes Valley Conference
first team by the league's coaches.
two other Norse standouts - Kristina Eisenmenger and Andrea Lanham
- earned second team All-GLVC accolades.
Holmes, a junior
middle hitter, leads the GLVC in hitting percentage at .396 and
ranks No. 8 in kills per game (3.66 kpg). A graduate of Mercy High
School in Cincinnati, Holmes has 1,274 career kills at NKU.
Dye, a junior
outside hitter, is No. 9 in the GLVC in kills (3.63). She also leads
NKU in total digs (303) and is hitting .284.
a sophomore right-side hitter and a graduate of Notre Dame Academy,
ranks No. 5 in the GLVC in hitting percentage at .345. She leads
the team in kills per game at 3.68.
Lanham, a senior
setter and another Notre Dame Academy graduate, is No. 2 in the
GLVC in service aces (0.58 sapg) and No. 3 in assists (12.10 apg).
She enters the GLVC Tournament with 4,675 assists, which ranks No.
2 in Norse history.
NKU is the No.
5 seed in the GLVC and will meet No. 4 seed Indianapolis in the
opening round of the GLVC Tournament at 6 p.m. (EST) Thursday at
Edwardsville, Ill. NKU and Indianapolis played twice this season,
and the Greyhounds won both meetings. NKU has never lost three times
in a season to Indianapolis, which is 23-9 entering the GLVC Tournament.
at Edwardsville’s Kim Potthast was named the GLVC Player of
the Year after leading the Cougars to the conference regular-season
title with a 16-0 record. SIUE’s Todd Gober earned GLVC Coach
of the Year honors.
All-Great Lakes Valley Conference
Chelse Doubler, Sr., Southern Indiana
Tristen Dye, Jr., Northern Kentucky
Nathalia Rivera, Sr., Rockhurst
Rachel Fowler, Jr., Rockhurst
Liz Holmes, Jr., Northern Kentucky
Mallory Clements, So., SIU Edwardsville
Andrea Morrone, Jr., Lewis
Kim Potthast, Jr., SIU Edwardsville
Mandi Wolf, So., Rockhurst
Chelsea Biblehauser, Jr., Bellarmine
Courtney Hendrickson, Jr., Drury
Emily Ryan, Sr., Southern Indiana
Lynne Ross, Sr., Indianapolis
Christy Trame, So., Missouri-St. Louis
Amanda Hydorn, Jr., Rockhurst
Andrea Lanham, Sr., Northern Kentucky
Kristina Eisenmenger, So., Northern Kentucky
Maggie Thompson, Sr., Drury
Casey Chrzastowski, OH, Jr., Indianapolis
Lauren Hatter, DS, So., Lewis
Kate Hofeldt, OH, So., SIU Edwardsville
Kelsey Hubert, MH, So., SIU Edwardsville
Theresa Nugent, OH, Sr., Lewis
Stephanie Sagat, OH, Fr., Lewis
Stephanie Wilson, S, Jr., Southern Indiana