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Doyle named OVC Player of the Week

APSU Women’s Volleyball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University volleyball sophomore Nikki Doyle has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s “Volleyball Player of the Week,” the league office announced, Monday.

Nikki Doyle Doyle, of Santa Maria, CA, led the Lady Govs with 36 kills as they posted victories against Murray State and UT Martin to open both their home and OVC schedules. She was charged with just six errors in the two matches, finishing the weekend with an impressive .345 attack percentage. Against Murray State, Doyle recorded a career-high 23 kills and a .295 attack percentage. She followed that with 13 kills and a .462 attack percentage against UT Martin.

Doyle becomes the fourth Lady Govs volleyball player to receive weekly recognition from the OVC. Sophomore Ilyanna Hernandez was the league’s “Offensive Player of the Week,” September 6th, junior Paige Economos was the “Defensive Player of the Week,” September 13th, and senior Sarah Alisaleh was the “Setter of the Week,” September 13th.

Austin Peay puts its 10-match win streak on the line when it hosts Lipscomb, 7:00pm, Tuesday, at the Dunn Center. Admission is free to all fans.


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