Sherkness Named Landmark Volleyball Athlete of the Week

Sherkness Named Landmark Volleyball Athlete of the Week

TOWSON, Md. – Susquehanna volleyball player Marykate Sherkness has be named the Landmark Conference volleyball Athlete of the Week for the week ending September 18.

Sherkness totaled five kills in Tuesday's 3-0 win over Franklin & Marshall while dominating at this past weekend's 11th-annual River Hawks Classic.

Sherkness combined for 50 kills, five digs and one block as SU went 3-1 on the weekend. The senior outside hitter was also nominated to the All-Tournament Team.

This season, Sherkness is third on the team in kills with 98 and has played in 38 sets for a kills/set percentage of 2.58 (second on the team). She has 16 digs and nine total blocks.

The River Hawks are 10-3 overall this season and return to action on Tuesday, September 20 at McDaniel for a 7:30 p.m. match.