Eric Fitterer and Kevin Owens have been named the MIVA Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week after their play during the week of January 28-February 3.
Fitterer, a sophomore right-side hitter from Lewis paced the Flyers in the second match against Grand Canyon this weekend with a career-high 21 kills to average 4.2 kills per set and tally a .486 hitting percentage. He also posted double figure kills in the Friday night match at Grand Canyon and five block assists.
Owens, a junior middle-blocker from Ball State recorded nine assisted blocks in the Quincy win tied a season-high and his 14 kills against Lindenwood was one shy of a career-high. Owens leads the Cardinals in blocking with 1.60 blocks per set on the season and is second in the team in kills with 62.