Wilson Earns SAC Honor

Siloam Springs, Ark. (October 27, 2008) — Courtney Yonke of Lubbock Christian, Amber Wilson of John Brown and Vicky Murphy of Oklahoma City are this week’s Sooner Athletic Conference volleyball honorees for Oct. 20-26.

Yonke, a junior libero from Lubbock, Texas, earned both Player and Libero of the Week honors. She helped the Chaparrals to a 4-0 week, averaging 8.13 digs while holding a .957 serving percentage and .948 receiving percentage. She also surpassed the 2,000 digs mark and is now third all-time at LCU with 2,061.

Murphy, a freshman from Spring, Texas, averaged 12.29 assists to go along with six kills, 21 digs and 1.5 blocks in seven games as the Stars went 1-1 on the week with a win at Wayland Baptist.

Wilson, a sophomore middle hitter from Diamond Bar, Calif., averaged 3.29 kills with a .500 percentage and five blocks for the week to lead John Brown to road wins at St. Gregory’s and Oklahoma Baptist.