NASHVILLE --- Maya Evans was named adidas Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week for her performance against Jacksonville State and Tennessee Tech.
Evans recorded a career-high 14 kills, committing just three errors for a .440 hitting percentage, against Jacksonville State. The freshman middle blocker had 10 kills, three blocks and two digs in the sweep of Tennessee Tech. For the week, Evans had 24 kills, a .383 hitting percentage and six blocks.
This marks the first OVC weekly honors for Evans and the second of the season for Big Blue.