Siloam Springs, Ark. (November 16, 2005) - John Brown senior Tati Silva and junior Juliana Todescan received NAIA Region VI Player of the Week and Setter of the Week honors, respectively, this week. Silva, an outside hitter from Sao Paulo, Brazil, averaged 5 kills, 5.56 digs, and .56 aces per game while helping the Golden Eagles win the Sooner Athletic Conference tournament championship. Todescan, a setter from Sao Paulo, averaged 11.33 assists, 6.67 digs, 1.78 kills, and .89 blocks per game.
The Golden Eagles (32-7) will host the Region VI Championship Thursday through Saturday this week. John Brown is seeded third and will face either Southern Nazarene (Okla.) or Texas-Permian Basin on Friday at 11:00 A.M.