Alex Bothe named SCAC Volleyball Player of the Week

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Freshman Alex Bothe has been named Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week, the league office announced today.

Bothe is the Panthers' first-ever Volleyball Player of the Week since joining the SCAC three years ago.

Bothe, an outside hitter from Seguin, Texas, hit .269 while averaging 3.0 kills per set and 2.2 digs per set to lead BSC to a 4-0 record at the SCAC Crossover matches at Birmingham-Southern this past weekend.

She hit .588 with 11 kills and only one attack error in a 3-0 win over Sewanee. Bothe had double-digit kills in three of her four matches with 11 against Sewanee, 12 against Centre and 15 against Millsaps where she added 11 digs against the Majors for a double-double. She finished off the weekend with nine service aces to go along with four total blocks.

The Panthers are on the road this weekend, traveling to Jackson, Miss., to take on Austin College, Colorado College, Trinity University, and Hendrix College.