South Dakota State middle blocker
Kelli Fiegen earns The Summit League's Offensive Player of the Week award after
turning out top performances against some of the nation's top teams at the Iowa
State Challenge over the weekend.
proud of Kelli's accomplishments this weekend and feel she is well deserving of
this recognition," SDSU head coach Nanabah Allison-Brewer said. "Kelli works
hard every day to improve her game, as well as strengthen team as a whole. We
look forward to seeing her continued growth and leadership throughout the
A Parkston, S.D., native, Fiegen
posted a .545 hitting percentage, only .005 points shy of the five-set program
record, and tallied 13 kills with just one error in 22 attempts against Florida
International, who received votes in last week's AVCA Top 25 Poll.
She later recorded a .321 hitting
percentage with 13 kills against No. 12 Iowa State. For the weekend, she
tallied 25 kills with only nine errors, good for a .351 hitting percentage, and
16 total blocks, averaging 1.23 per set.
Fiegen and the Jackrabbits open
their home schedule and Summit League play this weekend, starting with UMKC on
Friday and Southern Utah on Saturday. Both matches start at 7 p.m. in Frost