MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 26, 2021) – After recording a pair of double-doubles in the Mountaineer’s first-ever season sweep over Oklahoma, fifth-year senior outside hitter Adrian Ell of the West Virginia University volleyball team has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
The Cincinnati, Ohio native, recorded a team season-high 21 kills and 11 digs on Friday to record her first Mountaineer double-double. Following the first win, Ell recorded 15 kills and a Mountaineer season-best 19 digs to record her second double-double of the weekend on Saturday.
Turning in a team-high .313 hitting efficiency, Ell averaged 4.50 kills per set for a total of 36 on the weekend. She led the team with 11 blocks and a season-high seven blocks on Friday.
Overall, Ell averaged 1.38 blocks per set and tallied 80 attacks in the squads’ two wins.
Ell ranks fifth in the Big 12 in service aces with an average of .43 per set, and she ranks fifth in points with an average of 4.22 per set.