Men's Volleyball Weekly Award Announced For March 5-11

Elijah Medlock
Elijah Medlock

Benedictine University's Elijah Medlock has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's Volleyball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of March 5-11, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Medlock (LaGrange Park, Ill.) helped the Eagles win a pair of matches against top-10 opponents and move within a half-game of first in the conference by posting double-digit kills in both contests. The sophomore right-side hitter averaged 3.71 kills per set, amassing a match and season-high 15 in the win over No. 6 Dominican University and 11 in the sweep of No. 10 Mount St. Joseph University. He added seven digs and three aces against Dominican along with three blocks after getting involved in all facets. Medlock hit .318 against Mount St. Joseph with a block and two digs.


Other nominations: Desmond Williams, Lakeland; Aaron Wendels, Marian; Andrew Miller, MSOE.