Sanders Voted ASC’s Player of the Week
Pushing the East Texas Baptist University volleyball team to three big wins last week in the American Southwest Conference, sophomore Mallory Sanders was named the player of the week. She helped ETBU to their eighth straight win and 16th overall in Ornelas Gym.
Sanders posted 48 kills with two double-doubles as ETBU defeated Texas-Tyler, Concordia-Texas, and #20 Mary Hardin-Baylor. She tied her career high with 19 kills in the five set win over Mary Hardin-Baylor recording her ninth double-double of the year. Her first double-double came on Friday vs. Concordia-Texas with 15 kills and 10 digs.
Price Named ASC Runner of the Week
Landon Price has earned East Texas Baptist University’s first award this season for men’s cross country as he has been named the American Southwest Conference’s male runner. He was one of the top runners at the Mississippi College meet.
Price finished 14th overall out of 169 runners finishing ahead of several NCAA Division I, II, and III runners. He ran a 27:22 in the 6K tying his personal best from 2013 and was the top NCAA Division III runner at the meet.
ETBU was 17 out of 24 teams at the meet finishing ahead of NCAA Division I Nicholls State.