Amber Rolfzen Named espnW Player of the Week

Posted at 6:47 PM, Oct 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-26 19:47:38-04

The awards keep flowing in for Nebraska's Amber Rolfzen.  Already named Big Ten Player of the Week and the Sports Import/AVCA National Player of the Week earlier this week, Rolfzen was awarded the espnW National Player of the Week on Wednesday.

The senior middle blocker from Papillion had herself a big weekend in Husker wins over No. 4 Wisconsin and No. 3 Minnesota. Rolfzen posted 4.00 kills per set on .560 hitting with 1.12 blocks per set over the two matches this past weekend at the Devaney Center.

Rolfzen joins teammate Briana Holman as recipients of the award this season. Nebraska hosts two more matches in Lincoln this weekend, starting with No. 24 Illinois on Friday at 6 p.m., televised on BTN.