One Husker and a pair of Bluejay volleyball players have earned weekly awards.
Nebraska middle blocker Kayla Caffey has been named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week. Caffey paced the Huskers with better than 1.5 blocks per set and earned all-tournament team honors as the Huskers went 3-0 at the Ameritas Players Challenge.
For Creighton, which went 3-0 at the Bluegrass Battle in Lexington, Kentucky Jaela Zimmerman was named Big East Offensive Player of the Week and Norah Sis is the conference Freshman of the Week. Zimmerman averaged more than four kills per set and was named the tourney’s MVP. Sis averaged just under four kills per set and made the all-tournament team.