(Editor’s note: Montana Tech media release)

WHITEFISH – The Frontier Conference awarded Angela Molesworth and Sabrina Hopcroft Frontier Volleyball Players of the Week on Monday.

The Orediggers went 2-0 last week and took hold of the top of the Frontier Conference standings. Tech swept Montana Western Thursday and handed Rocky Mountain College its first conference loss in a 3-1 victory on Saturday.

Molesworth earned her second Attacker of the Week award of the season. The 6-foot-2 outside hitter had a 0.344 hitting percentage in the two matches and finished with 29 kills. Molesworth averaged 4.14 kills per set, hitting double-digit kills in both matches.

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Hopcroft won her second Defender of the Week award this season, receiving the honor last week, as well. The award is the fifth for Hopcroft in her career. The 5-7 sophomore libero averaged 6.14 digs per set, including 31 total digs against Rocky Mountain.

Carroll College’s Rayna Pilgeram was named the Setter of the Week. The 6-foot senior from HElena, averaged 10.89 assists and 4.89 digs per set. The Saints earned a four-set win over Montana State-Northern and lost in five at the University of Providence.