Melissa Sexton, Transylvania University, Volleyball (Defense)

Melissa Sexton, Transylvania University, Volleyball (Defense)

Transylvania University’s Melissa Sexton (Louisville, Ky./Sacred Heart) led the Pioneers to a 3-1 record at the Wisconsin-Whitewater Invitational over the weekend and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week on defense. 

The senior had a huge defensive performance in the first match against Wis.-Oshkosh Friday, tallying 29 digs, three aces, and eight kills. 

Over the course of the four matches, Sexton notched 69 digs, eight aces, and 14 kills, including 10 digs in a 3-1 win over No. 13 ranked Wis.-Whitewater. 

Transylvania (3-1, 0-0 HCAC) will compete at the Marietta Invitational over the weekend.


HCAC Volleyball Defensive
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