Scots' Widdop honored by Midwest Conference

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Monmouth College’s Chelsey Widdop (Reynolds, Ill./Rockridge) had a great start to the season and was awarded the year’s first Midwest Conference Offensive Performer of the Week award for volleyball.

Widdop, a junior business and accounting major, was named to the Monmouth Invitational All-Tournament Team after throwing down 34 kills in the three tourna ment matches. The 5-9 hitter opened the season with a nine kill, 14 dig performance in a 3-0 loss to the University of Dubuque last Thursday. She then opened the MC Invite with a 12-kill perfor mance in the Scots’ 3-0 win over MacMurray. Widdop hit another nine winners with 20 digs in a four set loss to Coe before coming back with 13 kills against Rockford in the third place match. For the week, Widdop claimed 43 kills (3.31 per set) with a .243 kill percentage and averaged over four digs per set.