JONESBORO, Ark. (ASU) – Arkansas State's Jasmine Terry and Megan Baska were voted the Sun Belt Conference's Volleyball Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week after leading the Red Wolves to a 2-0 record last week and their third consecutive SBC West Division Championship, the league announced Monday.
The Red Wolves swept the final SBC volleyball player of the week honors for the second consecutive season. Baska and Cayla Fielder were named the defensive player of the week and player of the week, respectively, in the final week of the regular season in 2010. The award is Terry's first of her career, while Baska won the defensive player of the week for the fourth time this season and for the seventh time in her career.
Terry put up 29 kills and a .521 attacking percentage in two matches to close out the regular season for A-State. She had 14 kills and a .500 attacking percentage in a sweep over Louisiana-Lafayette on Friday night and then added 15 kills in a sweep over Louisiana-Monroe on Sunday.
Baska finished the weekend with 38 digs and a 6.44 digs per set average in her two matches. Against ULL she had 20 digs and a 6.67 digs per set average and then added 18 digs against ULM on Sunday. Her overall 4.26 digs per set average ranks fourth in the conference.
The Red Wolves will travel to Miami, Fla., for the SBC Championships this week. ASU is seeded third and is set to take on North Texas Thursday, Nov. 17 at 1:30 p.m. All matches will be available for webstream on SBC Extra and fans can purchase a tournament pass for only $9.95 to tune-in. The championship match at 1 p.m. ET/ 12 p.m. CT will also be broadcast by the Sun Belt Network (times subject to change due to television demands).