STANFORD, Calif. – Stanford senior opposite Eric Mochalski has been named the MPSF/Molten Player of the Week for Feb. 17-23, the conference announced today.
Mochalski led Stanford to a sweep over then-No. 5 UC Santa Barbara last Friday. He led all players with 13 kills on a .667 attack percentage. The Manhattan Beach, Calif., native also registered season highs with seven digs and five blocks. As a team, Stanford set a rally-scoring era record with 21.5 blocks in the sweep. The Cardinal held the Gauchos to a .011 hitting percentage, the second-lowest by an opponent in program history.
Stanford plays host to No. 3 UCLA on Monday, Feb. 24 at 5 p.m. PT on the Pac-12 Networks. The Cardinal will then travel to No. 5 Long Beach State on Friday, Feb. 28 and Cal State Northridge on Saturday, March 1.