Natalie Escher, Freshman, Libero

Natalie Escher, Freshman, Libero

Escher earns the recognition after completing a phenomenal inaugural campaign with the Tigers. Escher patrolled the backline for Riverside throughout the entire season by playing in all but one contest. She landed in double-digit digs 19 times on the season highlighted by a whopping 39 digs in a four-set win over Victor Valley. She began the season on a tear by recording double-digit digs in the first 11 matches of the season. She recorded 20 or more digs in six contest as well. She finished the season with 384 total digs which ranked second in the OEC. Furthermore, she ranked second in the conference in digs-per-set with 4.47. She chipped in 23 services aces and 27 assists as well.