Volleyball freshman Alie Johnston is this week's Student-Athlete of the Week after her strong play in a pair of non-conference matches last week.
With the Gators trailing 9-2, Johnston led a fervent comeback in Game 2 of Thursday's match versus Eastern Nazarine. Back-to-back kills from the 5-foot-9 hitter-setter pulled the Gators to within a point, 24-23, with Pine Manor ultimately taking the set, 29-27.
Johnston led the Gators against Eastern Nazarine with 10 assists, seven kills a pair of digs and a block.
On Tuesday night at Becker, Johnston led the team with seven assists and two blocks, also adding four kills, two digs and a service ace.
For the season, Johnston leads the team with 24 blocks, 69 assists and a .268 attack percentage, ranking second in kills (75), aces (14) and digs (70).
Posted on Tue, October 13, 2009
by Sports Information