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Three Rocky Mountain College athletes named Frontier Conference players of week

Embry, Hilderman pace RMC volleyball
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Posted at 8:00 PM, Sep 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-30 22:01:00-04

(Editor's note: Rocky Mountain College athletics release)

WHITEFISH -- Three Rocky Mountain College Battlin' Bears earned Frontier Conference Player of the Week honors, the league announced on Monday.

Daniel Sigurjonsson earned the men's golfer of the week honor. The freshman from Vestmannaeyjar, Iceland shot 1-under-par at the Carroll College Invitational to earn individual medalist honors. He was the only golfer at the tournament to finish under par.

Ayla Embry earned the volleyball defender of the week award. The freshman libero from Bozeman averaged 4.75 digs per set in a loss to MSU Billings and wins over Lewis-Clark State and No. 18-ranked Montana Tech. Embry posted a serving average of 93 percent last week. This is the third selection for Embry this year.

Natalie Hilderman was named the volleyball setter of the week. The junior from Red Lodge averaged 9.58 assists and 3.17 digs during a loss to MSU Billings and wins over Lewis-Clark State and No. 18 Montana Tech. This is the third Frontier player of the week honor for Hilderman this year and the 16th over the course of her career.