ATLANTA, Ga. - The Great South Athletic Conference announced the fall sports Players of the Week for events competed September 21 -27 and, after voting by the league sports information directors, Shikirah Dodson of Agnes Scott won the volleyball prize.
GSAC Volleyball Player of the Week – Shakirah Dodson of Agnes Scott
Senior Shakirah Dodson (in middle of picture) had a sensational week of play for the Scotties. With two wins this week, middle-hitter Dodson led the Scotties at the net against both Toccoa Falls and conference foe Wesleyan. In the three set win against Toccoa Falls, Dodson hit .444, had two digs, 3 solo blocks and 2 block assists. In the second three set win against Wesleyan, Dodson hit .750, had one assist and one dig. Dodson currently leads the GSAC in blocks per set with .94.
The GSAC sports information directors nominate Player of the Week candidates and then vote on the top two nominees in each sport as selected by the conference office. Player of the Week voting occurs on Tuesdays and the weekly announcement of the winners is released each Wednesday morning.