Rosch, Schneider Selected to All-Tournament Team
Sep 1, 2013
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Sophomore Ashley Rosch and junior Emily Schneider were selected to the all-tournament team following the completion of the IUPUI Hampton Inn Invitational Saturday. The two players led the Redbirds to a 2-1 record over the weekend, as Illinois State finished in second place.
Rosch compiled 37 kills and 22 digs over three matches. She recorded a double-double performance against IUPUI in the first match of the tournament on Friday, and currently leads the team with 3.08 kills per set.
Schneider displayed outstanding equanimity on both sides of the court, contributing 29 kills and 16 totals blocks during the tournament. Against IUPUI, Schneider had 7 blocks, stymieing the Jaguars offense and leading the Redbirds to victory in a five-set thriller.
In total, seven players were selected to the all-tournament team. Three members of Virginia Commonwealth were chosen, as well as one player from both Florida Gulf Coast and IUPUI.
The Redbirds return to the court Sept. 6 against Grand Canyon in the first match of the Nevada-Reno Tournament held in Reno, Nev. Redbird volleyball games can be heard live on GoRedbirds.com or WJBC.com.
Romana Kriskova (MVP) - Virginia Commonwealth
Cecilia Aragao - Virginia Commonwealth
Amanda Love - Virginia Commonwealth
Emily Schneider - Illinois State
Ashley Rosch - Illinois State
Alexis Meeks - Indiana Univeristy-Purdue University Indianapolis
Kaitlin Holm - Florida Gulf Coast
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