Oct 05, 2015
BLOOMINGTON, Ill.--Adrian College freshman women's volleyball student-athlete Olivia Welch was named to the Barker Chevrolet Classic III All-Tournament Team at Illinois Wesleyan University over the weekend.
The freshman outside hitter from Vicksburg (Mich.) High School posted 36 kills in 11 sets for a 3.27 average against the host Titans, Rose-Hulman and Millikin. She recorded a double-double of 12 kills and career-high 22 digs in a tough 20-25, 25-19, 19-25, 25-23, 15-9 loss to Rose-Hulman on Friday.
Welch ranks sixth in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association with 191 kills (3.35 kps) and second on the Bulldogs in hitting percentage (.204). She also has 194 digs, or 3.44 per set, for second on the team.
She was joined on the all-tournament team by IWU's Kyleigh Block, Mary Rankin, Simpson's Olivia Sulentic, Erin Syversen of Millikin and Sarah Jensen from Rose-Hulman.