Mock selected Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week

Lydia Mock

Lydia Mock

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NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. — Penn State Altoona freshman outside hitter Lydia Mock (Alum Bank, Pennsylvania/Chestnut Ridge) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Player of the Week in women’s volleyball on Monday, Oct. 14.

Mock had a big night for the Penn State Altoona women’s volleyball team in its 3-0 sweep of AMCC rival Mount Aloysius College on Tuesday, Oct. 8. The freshman led all players in the match with 15 kills, tied for the team-high in digs with 14, and added four assists, two service aces, and one block assist. Mock accounted for 17.5 total points in the match, averaging 5.8 points per set.

This is Mock’s first career AMCC Player of the Week award.

Among all-conference players, Mock currently ranks seventh in points per set (3.1) and digs per set (4.15), eighth in service aces per set (0.44), and 10th in kills per set (2.44).

Penn State Altoona women’s volleyball is 6-8 overall, including 2-1 in the AMCC. The Lady Lions’ next match is Wednesday, Oct. 16, when the team will travel to Pittsburgh to face La Roche University at 7 p.m.