Big Rapids, Mich. - Ferris State University junior hitter Courtney Rehm (Portage/Central) has claimed this week's Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) North Division Player of the Week honor for her efforts last weekend.
Rehm led the Bulldogs to an impressive weekend sweep in the GLIAC North as she helped FSU off to a 2-0 start in conference action with 3-0 sweeps of Northwood and Hillsdale at the Ewigleben Sports Arena.
In the two weekend matches, Rehm totaled 21 kills, 20 digs, six service aces and four blocks to go with a solid .226 attack percentage in the six sets. She averaged 3.50 kills, 3.33 digs, 1.00 aces and 0.67 blocks per set for an aveage of 4.92 points a set.
Her totals included 12 kills, eight digs, two aces and two blocks in Friday's win over NU followed by nine kills, 12 digs, four aces and a block against Hillsdale.
Presently this season, Rehm has tallied 50 kills, 61 digs and seven service aces in 21 sets. She's appeared in seven matches to date and owns averages of 2.38 kills and 2.90 digs per set.
A year ago, the Bulldog standout started all 32 matches and played in 116 total sets while averaging 2.34 kills and 2.96 digs per set to rank second among the team leaders. She earned All-GLIAC Second Team accolades in helping the Bulldogs to a second-straight NCAA Tournament appearance.
As a freshman in 2011, Rehm was tabbed as the GLIAC Freshman of the Year as Ferris State won a conference championship and reached the NCAA regional semifinals.
Ferris State, which is ranked 24th nationally this week, is currently 7-3 overall this season.
This weekend, the Bulldogs will travel to Ohio for two conference matches as FSU visits Walsh on Friday (Sept. 27) night at 7 p.m. (ET) before facing Malone on Saturday (Sept. 28) at 2 p.m. Both matches will take place in Canton, Ohio.
The Bulldogs will then return home to host archrival Grand Valley State on Tuesday, Oct. 1, starting at 7 p.m. (ET) inside the Ewigleben Sports Arena.