Junior volleyball player Erin McKinstry is the Great South Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 16. McKinstry set a school record for assists in a match twice, as the Panthers went 2-1 for the week.
In a 3-2 win at Toccoa Falls, McKinstry broke the old mark of 55 assists in a match set by Kristina Rosenow in 2002 with 56. She topped that mark with 59 in a 3-1 win over Huntingdon. In the three matches, McKinstry had 141 assists, averaging 11.7 per set.
For the season, McKinstry has 713 assists. She is averaging 8.49 assists per set.