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Pease, Kelly named to AVCA South Region Team

Wednesday, December 09, 2009
by Mark McGee

The awards continue to roll in for the Lipscomb Lady Bisons volleyball team.

Junior setter Stefine “Jake” Pease and junior middle hitter Alex Kelly were both named to the NCAA Division I South Region Team by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). It is the first time that an Atlantic Sun Conference school has placed two players on the AVCA South Region Team.

In 2007 Pease was named the AVCA South Region Freshman of the Year.

Pease was named Atlantic Sun Tournament Most Valuable Player for 2009 as the Lady Bisons won their second conference championship in the past three years. She was also named to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference First Team. She was named Atlantic Sun Player of the Week twice this season.

Kelly earned Atlantic Sun Player of the Year honors for the second year in a row. She was named to the Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Team. Kelly was named Atlantic Sun Player of the Week three times this season.