by Eva Dean Folkert
Hope College's Tracy Westra has been selected the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Volleyball Specialty Player of the Week.
The sophomore setter from Clarendon Hills, Illinois (Timothy Christian HS) tallied a total of 35 assists over two victories for the Flying Dutch last week against Kalamazoo College and Trine University.
Last Wednesday, Westra recorded 11 assists and three kills during a three-set victory against Kalamazoo.
Westra then collected 24 assists, and adding three kills, during a three-set victory against Trine University on Saturday.
She is averaging 5.50 assists per set in MIAA competition.
This is Westra's first MIAA Volleyball Player of the Week Award.