Women's Volleyball

Okerlund awarded Association of Division III Independents women’s volleyball Player of the Week

Okerlund awarded Association of Division III Independents women’s volleyball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – UC Santa Cruz sophomore outside hitter Claire Okerlund (Fullerton, Calif.) has been tabbed the Association of Division III Independents women's volleyball Player of the Week. Okerlund was named to the Oregon Trail Classic All-Tournament Team after averaging 2.64 kills per set in the four games. The sophomore recorded double-digit kills twice in the tournament and had a double-double against Pacific on September 1st. The outside hitter concluded the week with a career-high 17 kills on 31 attacks, helping lead the Banana Slugs to a neutral site win over fellow AD3I member New Rochelle.