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BMC's Taylor named SSAC Attacker of the Week

Julianna Taylor helped lead the Volley Topper squad to its first-ever program victory Saturday against Crowley's Ridge.

Posted: Sep 3, 2019 9:04 PM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WTVA/BMC Athletics) – Blue Mountain College's Julianna Taylor (SO/Bear Creek, Ala.) has been named the Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) Attacker of the Week, the conference office announced Monday.

Taylor helped lead the Volley Topper squad to its first-ever program victory Saturday against Crowley's Ridge.

In three sets played, Taylor had 16 kills at a .300 attack clip, averaging 5.33 kills per set. She added seven digs and two aces in the win.

"Julianna had a big day for us Saturday," BMC head coach Reid Gann said. "She was on fire from the beginning of the game until the end. She works extremely hard every day at practice. I'm very happy for her on winning this week's award."

Taylor and her teammates return to action Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Talladega (Ala.).

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