Nov. 29, 2005
Junior outside hitter Kristin Richards (Orem, UT/Timpanogos) of the Stanford Women's Volleyball Team was selected as the Stanford/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of Nov. 22-Nov. 28.
Richards tallied 66 kills and 38 digs on the road last weekend against nationally-ranked UCLA and USC. Against the Trojans, Richards recorded a career-high 35 kills along with 22 digs. Against the Bruins, Richards chalked up 31 kills and 16 digs. She currently leads her squad in kills (499) and is second in digs (381). Richards was recently named the AVCA National and Pac-10 Player of the Week.
This is Richards' first Stanford/MET-Rx Student-Athlete of the Week honor. Richards and the rest of the Cardinal Volleyball Team host the first and second round of the NCAA Women's Volleyball Tournament on Dec. 2-3 at Maples Pavilion.
2005-06 Past Winners
Nov. 15-Nov. 21 Arianna Lambie
Nov. 8-Nov. 14 Julian Jenkins
Nov. 1-Nov. 7 Kelly Husted
Oct. 25-Oct. 31 - Brooke Bishop
Oct. 18-Oct. 24 - KC Corkery
Oct. 4-Oct. 10 - Peter Varellas
Sept. 27-Oct. 3 - Arianna Lambie
Sept. 20-Sept. 26 - Andrew Kartunen
Sept. 13-Sept. 19 - Foluke Akinradewo
Sept. 6-Sept. 12 - Kevin Schimmelmann
Aug. 30-Sept. 5 - Leah Tapscott