Iva Alebic Earns Player of the Week Honors for the 2nd Time
Last week freshman outside hitter Iva Alebic led the Roughriders to a 3-0 record. Yavapai beat Phoenix College on Wednesday 3-0, then Arizona Western on Friday 3-0, and completed the week long sweep with a 3-2 win over Arizona Western on Saturday.
During the 3 victories Iva totaled 48 kills, a .233 hitting percentage, 21 digs, and 6 blocks. Her monumental effort (29 kills while hitting .290) on Saturday brought the Roughriders back from an 0-2 deficit and clinched a 3 match sweep over the Matadors for the 2015 season.
Cumulative for the season Alebic has totaled 348 kills, 4.70 kills per set (currently #4 in NJCAA DI), 174 digs, 29 blocks, and 12 service aces. Iva came to Prescott from Obermaiselstein, Germany.