Michel named RMAC Defensive Player of the Week

Michel named RMAC Defensive Player of the Week

Senior libero nets second career Player of the Week honor.

Related: RMAC Volleyball Release (Sept. 26, 2011)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (GoThunderWolves.com - Sept. 26, 2011) - CSU-Pueblo libero Ashley Michel (Sr., Brighton, Colo.) was named the RMAC Defensive Player of the Week for the second time in her career Monday.

Michel, was last honored with the RMAC's weekly defensive award during the last weekend of the 2010 regular season, had a monster weekend, averaging 6.13 digs per set. With 49 digs last weekend, Michel is now just nine digs away from the CSU-Pueblo career record. She currently has 1,317, eight behind Tessa Accomasso (2000-03) with 1,325. Michel posted 16 digs in a sweep over New Mexico Highlands, and 33 digs in a five-set win over Western New Mexico.

Michel will lead the troops to Gunnison Tuesday as the Pack takes on Western State.