EAC's Willis, SCC's Wheeler, earned first Player of the Week awards; plus national rankings report

  Eastern Arizona's Erin Willis and Jazymn Wheeler. of Scottsdale, were named the first two ACCAC volleyball Players of the Week honors Tuesday.

  Wills, a middle blocker rom Snowflake, AZ, had 143 kills, and a .487 hitting percentage, in ten matches since the beginning of the season.  She also added 25 blocks as the Gila Monsters went 5-5.

  Wheeler, a 5-9 outside hitter from Phoenix, AZ, and Sunny Slope H.S., picked up 71 kills and a .291 attack percentage as the Artichokes produced a 3-2 record. She also contributed 55 digs.

  Two of the ACCAC's Division II schools jumped forward in the NJCAA national rankings. Glendale moved up five spots to #5, while Mesa improved from #19 to #16.

  In Division I, Yavapai was included among the others receiving votes.

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