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 24
Women's Volleyball 12:00 PM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ Hillsborough Community College
HCC Volleyball Invitational Tampa, FL
Aug 24
Women's Volleyball 6:00 PM
at Hillsborough Community College
HCC Volleyball Invitational Tampa, FL
Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 10:00 AM
vs. Miami Dade College
@ Neutral
HCC Volleyball Invitational Tampa, FL
Aug 25
Women's Volleyball 1:00 PM
at Pasco-Hernando State College
HCC Volleyball Invitational Tampa, FL
Aug 31
Women's Volleyball 11:00 AM
Florida State College at Jacksonville
Polk State Invitational Winter Haven, FL
Aug 31
Women's Volleyball 3:30 PM
Miami Dade College
Polk State Invitational Winter Haven, FL
Sep 01
Women's Volleyball 12:15 PM
Indian River State College
Polk State Invitational Winter Haven, FL
CONF ALL

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