Kaylin Johnson and Kate Stewart of Chiles High School and Kenzie Hultquist of Florida State University High School have been named TR’s Leon County High School Volleyball Players of the Week for week three of the season, ending September 9th.
The awards are based on an analysis of statistics provided to MaxPreps – the official scores and statistics provider for the Florida High School Athletic Association.
Offensive Player of the Week
Kaylin Johnson – a junior outside hitter for Chiles – led the Timberwolves attack against Leon High School this past week with 14 kills, 3 blocks and a hitting percentage of 41.7%. For the week – which included a tournament in Tampa – Johnson had 31 kills with a hitting percentage of 29.2%.
Johnson also had 27 serve attempts with just one error during the week.
Defensive Player of the Week
Kate Stewart – a sophomore outside hitter that also plays defense for Chiles High School – recorded 29 digs for the week.
A dig is awarded when a defensive player successfully passes a ball that has been determined to be an attack attempt by the opponent.
In addition, Stewart fielded 44 serves with just 2 return errors for a 95.5% service return rate. The average service return percentage for a good team ranges between 85% and 90%.
Server of the Week
Kenzie Hultquist – a junior outside hitter and setter for Florida High – finished the week with 69 service attempts over 15 sets with only one error. This is a 98.6% serving percentage. The average serving percentage for a good team ranges between 88%-92%.
In addition, Hultquist added 9 aces during the week.
The leading statistics analyzed for Offensive Player of the Week are kills, hitting errors, and blocks.
The leading statistics analyzed for Defensive Player of the Week are digs, service returns, and service return errors.
The Server of the Week is based on serving percentage, aces and points scored on service attempts.
To qualify for Player of the Week, a players teams statistics from games that were completed during the week, Saturday-Friday, must be available on MaxPreps by the following Sunday at 6pm.