Benson posted nearly two blocks per set in Indiana's weekend wins over No. 13 Michigan and Michigan State. Her five blocks against Michigan were part of an Indiana defense that held the Wolverines to .092 hitting. She followed that effort with a nine-block performance against Michigan State, adding 19 kills to the Hoosier attack in a five-set win over the Spartans.
VB: Benson Earns CVU.com National Player of the Week Honor
Indiana senior Ashley Benson was named Collegiate Volleyball Update's National Player of the Week for matches from Oct. 18-24. It is the second time the Hoosier has won the award, having earned the honor her sophomore season. On the week, she averaged 3.1 kills on .548 hitting, adding 1.8 blocks per set.
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