WALLA WALLA — After playing a key role in Whitman College’s two victories over the weekend, Rachel Cline has been named the Northwest Conference Volleyball Student-Athlete of the Week.
In Friday’s matchup against Lewis & Clark, Cline recorded 15 kills and 28 assists.
The next night in Whitman’s five-set win over Willamette, Cline provided 13 kills and 26 assists to go along with 11 digs.
Her hitting percentage for the two matches was a lofty .311.
With their 2-0 start, the Missionaries are tied for first place in the NWC with Pacific Lutheran and Puget Sound.
Whitman travels to play Pacific (1-1) on Friday and George Fox (0-2) on Saturday.