Coyotes’ Volleyball Team Gets Another Weekly Summit League Award

SIOUX FALLS, SD ( – South Dakota fifth-year senior Lolo Weideman has been named the TicketSmarter Summit League Volleyball Defensive Peak Performer of the Week, the league announced Tuesday.

Weideman, honored for the fifth time in her career, averaged 4.55 digs per set in South Dakota’s 3-0 week. Weideman recorded double-digit digs in all three matches, totaling 50 digs, 11 assists, and nine service aces. Six of those nine service aces came in South Dakota’s 3-0 sweep of St. Thomas on Saturday. Weideman continues to lead the league in digs and digs per set.

“Lolo has continued to be consistent throughout this season, but this past week, she raised her level again,” said head coach Leanne Williamson. “I am proud of how she continues to learn throughout this season and make an impact on this team!”

South Dakota, currently on an 11-game win streak, heads out to compete in its last road weekend of the regular season. The Coyotes face Kansas City Thursday at 7 p.m. before facing Oral Roberts Saturday at 1 p.m.