VIU sweep PW Athlete of Week Awards

November 26th, 2017


Women’s Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Andrea Cankovic – VIU Mariners

This past weekend was a big one for the Mariners with a sweep over the #3 ranked Cascades. Leading the charge was power hitter Andrea Cankovic. She was a passing all-star on Friday night recording a 2.4 and tallying 4 digs, 1 block, 2 aces and 9 kills. On Saturday afternoon she continued her strong play recording 9 kills, 2 aces, 2 blocks and 14 digs. In total for the weekend in just 6 combined sets, the third year athlete recorded 18 kills, 3 blocks, 4 aces for a total of 25 offensive points. Defensively she chipped in for 18 digs.

Men’s Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Keal Prince – VIU Mariners

The rookie had his PACWEST breakout weekend against the UFV Cascades in Week 7. He combined for 19 total offensive points with 9 Kills with an outstanding kill efficiency of 0.534, 64 Setter Assists, 6 service aces, 11 digs, and 4 blocks over the weekend. His ability to locate his attackers and run a high level game plan is exciting to see.

Read more on VIU Women's Volleyball in the Nanaimo News Bulletin

Photo's from the VIU vs UFV match Nov24th

and the Nov25th match , thanks to Northfield Photography