Wilkins, Mehlhorn Named To Four Points Sheraton Classic All-Tournament Team
Sept. 8, 2003
Waves' senior All-American Katie Wilkins and sophomore setter Melissa Mehlhorn were named to the Four Points Sheraton Classic All-Tournament Team, hosted by Pepperdine University this past weekend.
Wilkins moved into the sixth place spot on Pepperdine's all-time career kill list when she registered 53 kills (17.6 kills per game) in three matches this weekend. Her total now stands at 1,138. In three matches, Wilkins' best performance came when Pepperdine hosted Notre Dame and she posted 21 kills, two service aces, one block solo, and one block assist.
Meanwhile, Mehlhorn was only one of two setters named to the team. In three matches, she recorded 139 set assists (46.3 per game) for an outstanding .444 setting percentage. Against Notre Dame, the Tempe, Ariz., native produced 55 set assists and completed seven digs.
The Pepperdine Waves finished the weekend 2-1, after defeating Eastern Washington 3-0 and Notre Dame 3-1, while falling to No. 10 Arizona, 1-3. The Waves will travel to No. 1 USC on Wednesday to face the Women of Troy.
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