Downs named NWAC West Region MVP of the Week AND Offensive Player of the Week (10/4/22)
Addie Downs is the NWAC West Region's Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Week, for Week #6 of the 2022 Volleyball season. The sophomore right side hitter from Copper Hills High School (South Jordan, UT), had an outstaning week, leading the Raiders to a dominating home win against Green River (3-0), and a huge road victory against crosstown rival Tacoma (3-2).
Against the Gators, Downs collected 9 kills and 7 digs, as the Raiders cruised to an easy victory (BOX SCORES). On the road at Tacoma, Downs recorded 15 kills, on a stellar .522 hitting percentage, with 7 digs and 3 blocks (BOX SCORES). For the week, she hit .349, and accounted for 32 percent of the team's total kills (24 of 76).
The two wins kept the Raiders near the top of the West Region standings, with a 3-1 record, good for 2nd Place in the region.