Lauren Phillips, Meredith, Defensive Player of the Week

Lauren Phillips, Meredith, Defensive Player of the Week

The sophomore defensive specialist from Greenville, North Carolina averaged 6.33 digs per set as the Avenging Angels posted a 1-1 record last week versus USA South competition to earn a share of the USA South East Division Championship. In a 3-0 win over Salem, Phillips tallied 15 digs, five assists and two service aces. In a 3-0 loss to William Peace, Phillips posted 23 digs and five assists. Also Nominated: Megan Andrews, Methodist; Meredith Bonee, Maryville; Emily Braxton, William Peace; Lainey Choiniere, Piedmont; Nichole LeFevre, Huntingdon; Mariana Rodriguez, Brevard; Emily Stanley, Averett; Hannah Stewart, Covenant.