Canisius volleyball player Christina Wildes has been named the G.R.I.F.F.S. Student-Athlete of the Week as voted on by fans at the Golden Griffins’ Web site at www.GoGriffs.com for the week of Sept. 9-15.
The sophomore outside hitter collected 35 kills in two matches against Radford and Kent State at the Kent State tri-match held Sept. 14. Wildes was credited with a team-high 17 kills in the Griffs’ 3-1 win over Radford, and then she posted a team-best 18 kills in Canisius’ loss to Kent State. Wildes’ 3.26 kills-per-game average leads the team and places her tied for seventh in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.
Wildes picked up 531 of the 1,033 votes cast (49.95%). Senior cross country participant Chad Bader placed second with 450 votes (45.16%), while junior volleyball player Jackie Reed (2.73%) and senior men’s soccer goalie Dave Borchard (2.16%) rounded out the voting.