Three WSC Volleyball Players Name All-NSIC
Posted: 08 November, 2012
WAYNE - Wayne State College landed three players on the 2012 NSIC All-Conference Volleyball Team announced Wednesday afternoon by the league office in Burnsville, Minnesota. Alex Armes, Cori Hobbs and Leisa McClintock each received Second Team honors in voting conducted by Northern Sun Conference head coaches.
Armes, a 5-11 senior middle hitter from Grand Island, Nebraska (Grand Island HS), is averaging 1.82 kills and 1.21 blocks per set for the Wildcats this season while hitting a team best .327. She ranks second in the NSIC in blocks per set and is fifth in the league in attack percentage. Armes recorded a career-high 20 kills in a 3-1 win at MSU Moorhead on October 20th.
Hobbs, a 6-0 junior outside hitter from Battle Creek, Nebraska (Battle Creek HS), leads the Wildcats in kills this season averaging 3.18 kills along with 3.00 digs per set. She has 13 double-doubles on the season and has 19 matches with 10 or more kills highlighted a career-high 19 kills at Minnesota State on October 5th.
McClintock, a 5-6 redshirt freshman setter from Sioux City, Iowa (Bishop Heelan HS), ranks seventh in the NSIC averaging 9.85 assists per set along with 1.91 digs, 1.31 kills and 0.73 blocks per set. She has five double-doubles on the season, including a rare triple-double where she had 12 kills, 11 digs and 53 assists against Winona State on September 14th.
Wayne State College, ranked 16th in this week’s AVCA Division II top 25 Coaches Poll with a 20-8 record, will close out the regular season this weekend with Northern Sun Conference matches at Upper Iowa Friday evening at 7 p.m. and at Winona State Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m.