LANCASTER, PA – Washington College freshman setter Lauren White (Huntingtown, MD/Huntingtown) has been named the Centennial Conference Co-Volleyball Player of the Week for the week of October 4-10. White shares the award with Lizzie Kuhn of Gettysburg.
White averaged 7.40 assists and 3.47 digs per set in four matches this week where she tallied two double-doubles. She had 35 assists and 22 digs, both match highs, against Lancaster Bible and 20 assists and 15 digs versus Scranton. Her 15 digs tied for tops in the match against Scranton. In Washington's first win over Muhlenberg since 1994, she handed out a match-high 33 assists and added five kills as the Shorewomen topped the Mules in four sets. White has recorded six double-doubles in her last nine matches.
White is the first volleyball player for Washington to win this award since Katherine O'Brien won co-player of the week on October 17, 2006.