AUSTINTOWN, Ohio - Mount Union libero Alyssa Kasaris (North Royalton) was named Ohio Athletic Conference Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week.
The freshman led the Purple Raiders to a 4-1 record last week which moved their season record to 11-3 overall.
Kasaris recorded a total of 86 digs and .920 serve/receive percentage over 20 sets. The freshman had 27 digs in a 3-2 win at Case Western Reserve last Wednesday then had a season-high 30 digs in a 3-2 win against Susquehanna (Pa.) Saturday at the Carnegie Mellon Invitational in Pittsburgh.
Mount Union next plays at the Susquehanna Invitational Friday and Saturday in Sellingsgrove, Pa.