Olivia Kearns Wins G-MAC Defensive Player of the Week

Olivia Kearns Wins G-MAC Defensive Player of the Week

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana - Following a 2-0 weekend on the road, redshirt freshman Olivia Kearns was named Defensive Player of the Week by the Great Midwest Athletic Conference on Monday (Oct. 7) afternoon. 

Kearns totaled 32 digs and 87 assists through eight sets in a pair of Cavalier wins. 

On Friday at Trevecca Nazarene, Kearns had 11 digs and 38 assists as the Cavs defeated the Trojans 3-1. 

The Lexington, Ohio native set season-highs in kills (four) and digs (21) against Kentucky Wesleyan along with 49 assists on Saturday. 

Kearns ranks fourth in the conference with 505 assists and is second with 10.52 assists per set this season. 

Walsh travels down the road to rival Malone on Friday (Oct. 11) night at 7:00 PM. 

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