Jessop Claims 4th Player of the Week

WHITEFISH, Mont. – Montana Tech’s Maureen Jessop was named the Erck Hotels/Frontier Conference Hitter of the Week.

The conference honor is the fourth for Jessop this season.

The No. 15 Orediggers lost their first conference match of the season in a five set battle with Carroll College and defeated Rocky Mountain 3-1 to finish the week.

Jessop, a 6-foot-1 outside hitter, averaged 4.56 kills per set in the two matches. From Corvallis, Montana, Jessop had a season-high 23 kills against the Saints while hitting .328 in the
match. Jessop notched 18 kills against the Battlin’ Bears.

Montana Tech visits Montana Western Wednesday and wraps up the regular season Friday at home against Montana State Northern.