Denning earns CoSIDA Academic All-District honor

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. Birmingham-Southern volleyball sophomore Christine Denning has been named Third-Team CoSIDA Academic All-District, announced today by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

Denning, who transitions between the defensive specialist and setter positions for the Panthers, averaged 1.75 assists and 1.64 digs per set this season. She also averaged 0.19 service aces per set.

Denning, who hails from Tucson, Ariz., recorded double-digit assists in seven matches, including a career-high 36 assists against Sewanee, Oct. 26, and double-digit digs twice. In 2007, she broke the single-game service ace record with 12 aces against Miles College, Sept. 25.