LakePoint, Ga. – In their first week in action Snowy Burnam and Kayla Whetstone of FGCU took home the ASUN Conference Beach Volleyball Weekly Awards, announced Tuesday by the league office.
The freshman pair went 3-1 in their collegiate debut, helping the Eagles take down No. 15 Florida Atlantic, Houston Baptist and Webber International. It was the first victory over a ranked opponent in program history. Burnam and Whetstone lead the Eagles in wins after their opening week. The freshman duo will be back in action this week when they take on Eckerd College on Wednesday, March 13th and University of Tampa on Friday, March 15th.
ASUN Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week - Mar. 13th
Snowy Burnam | Freshman | Palm City, Fla. | Anthropology
Kayla Whetstone | Freshman | Arlington, Texas
- First ASUN Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week honor for both Burnam and Whetstone
- Posted three wins last week, including a win over No. 15 FAU
- The win vs. FAU was the first win over a ranked team in program history
- Burnam & Whetstone already leads the team in wins with three
- The Eagles face Eckerd and University of Tampa this coming week
Other Nominees: Emilee Wissmach/Kylie Keeling, Mercer; Sunniva Helland-Hansen/Carly Perales, Stetson
|Date||ASUN Pair of the Week|
|Feb. 27||Darby Dunn/Sammee Thomas, Stetson|
|Mar. 6||Taryn Griffey/Chaney Howard, North Florida|
|Mar. 13||Snowy Burnam/Kayla Whetstone, FGCU|