Chantal Petkus Earns Player of the Week Honor

October 15, 2010

Chantal Petkus, a 5-5 junior from West Richland, Wash., has been named the Red Lion “Libero of the Week”, as announced by the Cascade Collegiate Conference. The CCC leader in digs per game, Petkus registered 56 total digs in last weekend’s split with Corban and Northwest Christian. She had 38 digs in a 3-1 win over NCU and 18 in a loss to Corban. She averaged eight digs per set. Chantal also earned this same honor during the 2009 season.  Congratulations to Chantal!

Upcoming Events

The Geoducks head north to Kirkland, WA to take on Northwest University this coming Friday at 7pm for the team’s lone match of the week.  Evergreen State currently sits in 7th place in the CCC, while Northwest University is 4th with a 7-4 conference record.  In the previous contest between these two teams, NWU defeated the Geoducks 3-0 by the scores of 25-9, 25-20, 25-18.  Evergreen State volleyball’s final home matches will take place October 29th and 30th when they play host to visiting Concordia University and Warner Pacific, respectively.  Both matches will be held in the CRC Gymnasium and will begin at 7pm.  Saturday’s match versus WPU will also be “Senior Night” for the Geoducks.