Gustavus junior outside hitter Nicki Ainsworth (Eden Prairie, MN/Eden Prairie H.S.) has been named MIAC Hitter of the Week. Ainsworth helped the Gustavus volleyball team go 2-1 over the past week with a 3-0 upset over #22 ranked Concordia in Moorhead on Friday. In the win over the Cobbers, she had 7 kills (19 attempts), 10 digs, and three block assists. Ainsworth’s consistency as an all-around player was displayed in her statistics this week as she tallied a total of 26 kills, 34 digs, and made 0 receiving errors in 37 attempts.
The Gustavus volleyball team will play host to #10 ranked St. Thomas on Wednesday in St. Peter at 7:00pm.