Nebraska senior outside hitter Annika Albrecht has been named the volleyball player of the week in the Big Ten. Fellow Husker senior Kelly Hunter was selected as the league’s setter of the week.
Albrecht had a career-high 19 kills in the Huskers’ sweep at Penn State, adding 12 kills in the 3-0 win at Rutgers last weekend.
Hunter had 39 assists and nine digs against the Nittany Lions, adding 35 assists and six digs against the Scarlet Knights.
9-3 Nebraska jumped six spots to number 8 in this week’s AVCA Poll, while 9-4 Creighton moved up one spot to 14th.