Wong-Orantes Named Big Ten Defensive Player of Year

Nebraska volleyball player Justine Wong-Orantes was named Tuesday the Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year.

Twin teammates Amber and Kadie Rolfzen were selected to the all-conference first team.  Mikaela Foecke was an all-freshman team member and Sydney Townsend claimed the league’s sportsmanship award.

In addition to being NU’s first conference defensive player of the year since 2010, Wong-Orantes picked up All-Big Ten honorable mention honors.