Spotlight Bleu Devil
September 7, 2016

NEW ORLEANS ( – Dillard University setter Ma-Kayla Johnson has been selected as the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Setter of the Week as well as Dillard University Athlete of the Week for games competed on the week of August 29-September 4.

Johnson, a freshman from San Antonio, Texas, posted double-figures in assists in four out of five matches this past week, including three double-doubles. She had 95 assists and 55 digs, averaging 19 assists and 11 digs per contest. In the Lady Bleu Devils’ five-set win over rival Loyola (La.), the freshman had 29 assists and 12 digs and served three aces. Johnson ranks third in the GCAC in total assists (148).