Hallquist Named Conference Volleyball Player Of The Week
Oct. 23, 2000
SAN DIEGO - Senior outside hitter Amy Hallquist was named the Mountain West Conference Volleyball Player of the Week fro her performance in SDSU's four matches last week.
A native of Phoenix, Ariz., Hallquist helped the Aztecs top a 3-1 record last week, highlighted by a five-game upset over No. 18 Utah in San Diego on Saturday (15-7, 16-18, 16-14, 11-15, 16-14, 19-17). She totaled a career-high 25 kills and 19 digs vs. the Utes, and assisted with blocks to end games four and five. Hallquist, who notched her fourth double double of the year vs. Utah, set a MWC season high for attempts (64) and kills (25) in a five-game match.
Hallquist started the week with six kills and four digs in a three-game sweep of William & Mary (15-9, 15-4, 16-14) on Monday (Oct. 16) and tallied another 14 kills to go with nine digs in a five-game victory over UC Riverside (15-6, 15-9, 7-15, 13-15, 15-12) on Tuesday. She posted 11 kills and hit .320 in a loss to No. 16 Brigham young (3-15, 16-18, 8-15) on Friday. For the week, Hallquist hit .229 and totaled 36 digs, five aces, and eight total blocks.
The Aztecs, 13-11 overall and 5-4 in the MWC, travel to Air Force and New Mexico this week.