Lexi Rodriguez named Big Ten volleyball co-defensive player of the week

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Lexi Rodriguez, left, and Madi Kubik celebrate a point against Rutgers.
Courtesy: Nebraska Athletics

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Nebraska volleyball libero Lexi Rodriguez is the Big Ten volleyball co-defensive player of the week after her performance on the road against Michigan State and Michigan last weekend.

The sophomore averaged 6.0 digs per set in the games and posted a season-high 25 digs in the Huskers’ three-set win over Michigan on Sunday.

This is Rodriguez’s third time earning the honor.

Nebraska is 6-0 in the Big Ten and hosts a pair of matches this weekend, playing Penn State on Friday and Northwestern on Sunday.

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