INDIANAPOLIS -- Darien Bandel has been named Horizon League Offensive player of the Week for the week of Nov. 6-12 after a hitting over 4.50 kills per set last week in wins against IUPUI and UIC.
Bandel, a senior fro Ortonville, Mich., recorded 43 kills, averaging 4.78 kills per set and hitting .352. She leads the Horizon League in kills per set and points, while also ranking 20th and 11th respectively in the NCAA in those same categories. Bandel has recorded 11 matches with 20 or more kills this season and was also recently named to the Horizon League All-Academic Team.
Bandel and the Golden Grizzlies volleyball team will compete next in the Horizon League Tournament on Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. in Cleveland.