Sophomore middle blocker Emily Caples garners USCAA Volleyball 'Player of the Week' accolade
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) has named Emily Caples the USCAA Women's Volleyball Player-of-the-Week for matches spanning Monday, Aug. 27 through Sunday, Sept. 2.
In four matches, Caples (Walnut Creek, Calif.), a sophomore middle blocker, recorded 50 kills and hit .337 during the week. She also averaged nearly a block per set as Dallas won three of four during the week.
For the Sept. 4, 2012, version of USCAA Weekly, including information about Caples' recognition, please click here (page 6).
"The USCAA is a national organization that exists to provide quality athletic competition on a regional and national level. The USCAA focuses specifically on smaller institutions of higher learning and their student-athletes. The association believes that all athletes and programs deserve the same national opportunities as larger institutions. We are an organization that can provide those opportunities."
USCAA website: theuscaa.com