TX – University of Mary Hardin-Baylor volleyball player Cheyenne Dowdey
was named the American Southwest Conference Co-Defensive Player of the
for the week ending Oct. 7th.
a sophomore from Hallettsville, Texas (Hallettsville H.S.), led the Cru
to a 3-1 record on the road in ASC action last weekend. Dowdey totaled
and two assists offensively for the Cru. She also recorded a team-high
eight solo blocks and 24 block assists in four matches. Her 13-block
performance against East Texas Baptist is the highest number of blocks
in a match by an ASC athlete this season and
three more than the closest competitor. Dowdey currently leads the
conference and is ranked fourth in the nation in blocks per set at 1.34.
Her 107 total (34 solo blocks, 73 block assists) is the most in
Division III this season.
UMHB is 19-3 overall this season and 8-1 in ASC action. The Cru returns to the court this weekend with conference matches at Concordia. UMHB will face the Tornados Saturday, Oct. 12th at 12 p.m. and Sul Ross State at 2 p.m.