HIGH POINT, N.C. – University of Mount Olive right side Iyanu Adebisi has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Player of the Week for matches played from Mar. 4-10, the Conference announced today.
A sophomore from Ibadan, Nigeria, Adebisi hit .381 and missed a 20-kill match by one with his 19 kills. Adebisi would secure his first double-double of the season by registering 15 digs to go with two blocks and a service ace.
Adebisi currently averages 2.20 kills and 2.30 digs per set. His digs per set rank fifth in Conference Carolinas.
Also nominated for Men's Volleyball Player of the Week:
Don Thompson (Emmanuel) - Averaged 4.21 kills per set on .342 hitting with 1.14 digs and .64 blocks per set in three matches.
Jackson Gilbert (North Greenville) - Averaged three kills per set on .423 hitting in one match.
2019 Men's Volleyball Players of the Week
Week One (Jan. 7) – Vasilis Mandilaris (Barton)
Week Two (Jan. 14) – Liam Maxwell (Belmont Abbey)
Week Three (Jan. 21) – Vasillis Mandilaris (Barton)
Week Four (Jan. 28) – Angelos Mandilaris (Barton)
Week Five (Feb. 4) – Jackson Gilbert (North Greenville)
Week Six (Feb. 11) – Liam Maxwell (Belmont Abbey)
Week Seven (Feb. 18) – Adrian Iglesias (Barton)
Week Eight (Feb. 25) – Angelos Mandilaris (Barton)
Week Nine (Mar. 4) – Geraldo Rivera (Limestone)
Week 10 (Mar. 11) – Iyanu Adebisi (Mount Olive)