Stanford senior outside hitter Alix Klineman was named Pac-10 Conference women's volleyball Player of the Week on Monday after earning Most Valuable Player honors over the weekend in the MCM Elegante Lobo Classic in Albuquerque.
The third-ranked Cardinal swept three matches at the tournament, with Klineman leading the team in kills in all three. She had her first double-double of the season in what turned out to be the championship match against host New Mexico, with 19 kills and 10 digs.
Klineman, returning to full strength after a season of shoulder troubles, averaged 5.2 kills a game and recorded a .384 hitting percentage over the weekend.
The Cardinal hosts the Stanford Invitational this weekend, opening against UC Irvine on Thursday at 7 p.m.
Stanford's scrimmage at Maples Pavilion on Tuesday will be open to the public. It begins at 4:30 p.m.
Senior forward Jaimee Erickson was named the NorPac Offensive Player of the Week Monday.
Erickson scored a game-high three points in helping No. 20 Stanford beat Pacific, 6-0, last Friday. It's her second weekly honor.