Earlham College's senior middle hitter Ashleigh Burton (Indianapolis, Ind. / Bishop Chatard) hit .535 over 15 sets while leading Earlham volleyball to a 5-0 week and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week on offense.
Burton tallied 45 kills with an average of 3.00 kills per set and four blocks over the five matches. The senior recorded 13 kills on 14 attacks with no errors (.929) in a three-set win over Capital University, and had a pair of block assists and two digs in the match.
Burton charted nine-kill performances against IU-Southeast and Crowley Ridge College in the Earlham Quaker Classic tournament over the weekend, and charted eight kills on 16 attacks with two errors (.375) versus Wilmington (Ohio) in the tourney opener.
The Earlham Quakers (8-1, 0-0 HCAC) will host Trine at 7 p.m. on Wednesday before traveling to the DePauw Invitational this weekend.
|HCAC Volleyball Offensive
|Week 1||Ashleigh Burton, Earlham College|
|Week 2||Ashleigh Burton, Earlham College|