Stan Simek and Sarah Burger of Centre College have been named Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference players of the week in men's soccer and volleyball, respectively.
Burger was named the volleyball player of the week after helping her team earn a 3-1 record and a second-place finish in the Austin Fall Classic at Sherman, Texas. The freshman middle blocker led the Colonels in attacking percentage, kills per game and blocks per game.
Burger tallied 19 kills (4.75 per game) in the Colonels win over Concordia (Texas) and had a .375 hitting percentage with four block assists against Austin. She also posted five block assists against Averett. She had 55 kills (3.4 per game) with only 12 errors on 116 attempts for a .370 hitting percentage. She also had one block solo, 13 block assists, three digs and only one receiving error.
This is the second time Burger has been honored by the SCAC.