ATLANTA, Ga. – Jacksonville State volleyball’s Erin Carmichael has been named the ASUN Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced on Monday.
Carmichael, a 5-foot-7 junior from Avon, Indiana, started both matches this weekend as the Gamecocks finished 2-0 with back-to-back sweeps on the road.
The libero led the Gamecocks’ defensive effort on the road trip with 31 digs for an average of 5.17 digs per set through six sets played.
Against Eastern Kentucky on Friday, Carmichael led the Gamecocks with 20 digs in just three sets, tying her season high.
In game two on the road, Carmichael added 11 digs against Bellarmine in a 3-0 sweep.
Carmichael ranks seventh in the ASUN in total digs and digs per set with 197 and 3.23, respectively.
Jax State, 14-4 overall and 4-1 in the ASUN, will continue conference play this week, returning home to host the North Alabama Lions on Friday Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. in THE PETE.
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