Iva Alebic Named First ACCAC DI Player of the Week for 2015
Freshman outside hitter, Iva Alebic was named ACCAC DI Volleyball Player of the Week in a press release from the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference this morning. Alebic helped lead the Roughriders to a perfect 4-0 record for the week of August 24 – 30. The 4 victories improved the Roughriders’ overall record to 5-3 and a conference record of 1-0.
Iva posted a double / double (kills / digs) in 2 of the matches to raising her total for the season to 3. She also had double digit kills in 3 of the 4 matches. In the match against Utah State University – Eastern she collected 21 kills and hit .222. Alebic’s most efficient match was against College of Southern Nevada where she knocked out 17 kills (only 1 error) and hit .533. She also stopped 11 attacks from the Coyotes with digs. Alebic’s totals for the week included 58 kills, .266 hitting percentage, 5 blocks, 42 digs, and 1 service ace.
Yavapai returns to ACCAC play on Thursday night against Central Arizona College in Prescott at 7:00 pm. Then the 3rd annual Roughrider Invitational presnted by Marriott Hotels kicks off on Friday at 10:00 am with a match between South Mountain CC and Central Arizona College. Yavapai plays at 12:30 pm (Lee College) and 7:00 pm (Seward County CC). The final match of the Roughrider Invitational will conclude at 4:00 pm on Saturday with the Roughrider taking on the Cougars of South Mountain.