September 19, 2011

Rebecca Kamp of Calvin Named D3VB Player of the Week

Secaucus, NJ (September 19, 2011) - Rebecca Kamp (Orland Park, Ill.) of top-ranked Calvin College is the D3VB Player of the Week.  Kamp, a 6'2" middle hitter, led Calvin to a perfect 4-0 weekend at the Great Lakes Regional Challenge, including wins over #3 Wittenberg and #11 Heidelberg.

For the year, Kamp is hitting an astounding .435 while averaging 4.09 kills and 1.41 blocks per set.  In the match against Wittenberg, she went off with 25 kills and 4 blocks.  In the matchup with Heidelberg, she led her squad again with 15 kills and 4 blocks.  For her efforts, Kamp was named to the All-Tournament Team.

Kamp, a senior, is a three time first-team AVCA All-American and was the 2010 Most Outstanding Player at the Division III National Championship Tournament while helping Calvin to its first Championship. 

The D3VB Player of the Week is sponsored by Worldwide Sport Supply.

Week 1 (9/5) - Christina Gilene, Wittenberg
Week 2 (9/12) - Lauren Budde, Washington University
Week 3 (9/19) - Rebecca Kamp, Calvin