Spotlight Bleu Devil
September 20, 2016

NEW ORLEANS ( – Dillard University outside hitter Corneisja Harrison has been selected as the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Attacker of the Week as well as co-Dillard University Athlete of the Week for games competed on the week of September 12-19.

Harrison, a freshman from Cypress Texas, takes her first Attacker of the Week award after posting 52 kills as the Lady Bleu Devils won conference matches against Talladega and Philander Smith, keeping Dillard undefeated in conference play. She posted a career-high 29 kills in Dillard’s five set win over Talladega, following that with 23 against the Lady Panthers on the road. Harrison had double-doubles in both contests with 17 digs against both opponents. For the week she averaged 5.78 kills per set and had a .318 hitting percentage.