New Orleans, LA - The Loyola University New Orleans volleyball team had two players earn awards over Labor Day weekend. At the University of St. Thomas Tournament, outside hitters Kailey Tuthill and Eva Allen were both named to the All-Tournament team for their outstanding offensive performances after 4 matches in two days.
Leading the Wolf Pack’s attack, freshman Allen notched a team-leading 38 kills in 92 total attempts, scoring 44 points over four matches this weekend. On defense she added 42 digs and six assisted blocks at the net while tabbing three service aces.
Senior Tuthill also aided in the Wolf Pack’s offense. She tabbed 26 kills over 82 attempts, starting in all four sets. Defensively, Tuthill recorded 52 digs, second-most on the team, and three assisted blocks. She also notched three service aces.
Tonight’s game against Xavier University has been postponed due to hurricane Isaac. A makeup date has yet to be determined. The ‘Pack will travel to the University of Mobile on September 11th. Start time is slated for 7:30 p.m.