The Ohio Community College Athletic Association (OCCAC) has named Edison State Community College sophomore Whitney Pleiman (Russia HS) the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II Women's Volleyball Player of the Week for August 23-24.
Pleiman put together a gritty performance in a pair of Charger victories, including an insane 62-dig effort against OCCAC foe Cuyahoga (averaging over a dozen digs per set). For the week, Pleiman put forth 9.88 digs/set, adding a service ace and an assist.
Pleiman, a five-foot-three-inch Libero for the Chargers, has had 879 digs, averaging averaged 7.90 digs per set in her career at Edison State (2-0, 1-0 OCCAC).
This marks Pleiman's second weekly award of her career.