Susquehannock High School graduate Jess Franz has been named the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference East Division Women's Volleyball Athlete of the Week.

Franz led Millersville to a 2-1 week with three strong performances at Philadelphia and at home against PSAC East opponents Lock Haven and East Stroudsburg.

Against Philadelphia, Franz notched her seventh double-double of the year by recording 36 assists and 10 digs. In an upset against top-ranked Lock Haven Friday night, the junior posted 33 assists and chipped-in 12 digs for her eighth double-double this season. Finally, against the Warriors, Franz registered 31 assists, two kills, three digs and two block assists.

Franz had a total of 100 assists in the three matches while only committing three errors. Franz and the Marauders are 3-8 in conference play and 9-13 overall.

For the season, Franz ranks seventh in the PSAC with 8.11 assists per set and has 641 in total.



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