Garcia named Player of the Week

Kathya Garcia (7) led the Eagles to a 2-0 record and was named Player of the Week. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Kathya Garcia (7) led the Eagles to a 2-0 record and was named Player of the Week. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

Kathya Garcia of Polk State has been named FCSAA/NJCAA Region 8 Volleyball Player of the Week. 

 A freshman outside hitter from Chihuahua, Mexico, she averaged 5.1 kills, 0.3 assists, 0.8 service aces, 3.1 digs and 0.3 blocks in two matches during the voting period, leading Polk State to a 2-0 record last week. 

The Eagles knocked off St. Petersburg State College (3-1) and Hillsborough Community College (3-1) in Suncoast Conference play. 

Garcia recorded a double-double (28 kills, 17 digs) against St. Petersburg then posted 13 kills and eight digs against Hillsborough.

Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 1:00 PM
at Eastern Florida State College
Melbourne, Fla.
Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 3:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Melbourne, FL
Melbourne, Fla.
Aug 26
Women's Volleyball 12:00 PM
at Miami Dade College
Ft. Pierce, Fla.
Aug 26
Women's Volleyball 2:30 PM
at Indian River State College
Ft. Pierce, Fla.
Aug 29
Women's Volleyball 6:00 PM
at Hillsborough Community College
Tampa, Fla.
Sep 01
Women's Volleyball 1:00 PM
Wharton County Junior College
San Jacinto Labor Day Tournament Pasadena, Texas
Sep 01
Women's Volleyball 8:00 PM
vs. Hill College
@ San Jacinto, TX

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