Galas picks up 4th-straight weekly conference honor

Galas picks up 4th-straight weekly conference honor

NSAA Release

MADISON, S.D. -- For the fourth-straight week, sophomore setter Olivia Galas has earned North Star Athletic Association Setter of the Week honors for her performances in the Bruins two road contests last weekend. 

Galas posted a 9.7 assist per set as the No. 22-ranked Bruins went 1-1 on the week.  She tallied 39 set assists, five digs, four kills, two service aces and three blocks in BU's 3-1 victory at the College of the Ozarks on Thursday.  

She followed up with a double-double of 48 assists and 12 digs, as well as five blocks (1 solo, 4 assist) and six kills despite a 3-2 setback at No. 17-ranked Central Methodist (Mo.).  For the week, Galas racked up 87 assists, 17 digs, 10 kills, 8 blocks (2 solo, 6 assist) and 3 service aces.

The weekly accolade marked her 10th NSAA Setter of the Week honor in her career. 

The Bruins are idle until next Tuesday, Sept. 17, when they host Doane University at 7 p.m. in the Gordon Lozier Athletic Center.