September 12th, 2011
Houser Named Golden Dome Invt'l MVP
Assumption grad, Irish frosh has big weekend in South Bend
Golden Dome Invitational MVP Jeni Houser had 12 kills for Notre Dame during its 3-0 (25-20, 25-21, 25-21) sweep of Valparaiso Sunday at Purcell Pavilion.
The freshman outside hitter led the Irish (5-3) to a 2-1 record on the weekend while leading all players at the four-team volleyball invitational in hitting (.348), kills/set (3.82) and points/set (4.36). Houser earned the honor one week after being named to the Stanford Invitational all-tournament team.
Notre Dame defeated Lipscomb, Portland the aforementioned Valpo team during the three-day round robin event in South Bend.
The Irish travel to Wisconsin next weekend for the InnTower Invitational while facing the host Badgers and Western Michigan.