Nov. 25, 2004


NKU senior named first team All-Great Lakes Region

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. - Northern Kentucky University’s Kristin Koralewski has been named first team All-Great Lakes Region by Daktronics, Inc.

Koralewski, a senior outside hitter and a native of Muskego, Wis., recorded 559 kills and 390 digs this season as NKU posted a 22-9 record. Koralewski led the Great Lakes Valley Conference in both kills per game (4.99 kpg) and hitting percentage (.382) en route to earning GLVC Player of the Year honors for the second straight season.

Koralewski finished her career sixth in NKU history in both kills (1,485) and digs (1,192).

The team is voted on by the sports information directors of the region’s member institutions and sponsored by Daktronics, Inc.

Earlier in the week, Koralewski was named All-Great Lakes Region by the American Volleyball Coaches Association. A year ago, she earned NCAA Division II first team All-America honors from the AVCA.

Daktronics, Inc. All-Great Lakes Region

First Team

Stephanie Wilson, S, Southern Indiana

Kristin Koralewski, OH, Northern Kentucky

Carrie Ritchie, OH, Ashland

Tracy Kirk, MB, Grand Valley State

Laura Ellerbusch, MB, Southern Indiana

Allison Buss, L,SIU-Edwardsville

Second Team

Kelly Byrnes, S, Findlay

Karin Poschke, S, Hillsdale

Karla Fairbanks, OH, Ferris State

Heather Bonde, MH, SIU-Edwardsville

Michelle Clelland, MH, West Virginia Wesleyan

Elisa Joris, MB, Wayne State

Sei Hee Hwang, L, Wayne State

Brittany Godlewski, L, Ferris State

Kristin Koralewski