Katie Politte named honorable mention All-MIAA

Kansas City, Mo. -- Missouri Southern sophomore Katie Politte has been named honorable mention All-MIAA as voted on by the coaches of the league, the MIAA announced. 

Politte, a 6-0 native of Washington, Mo., led the Lions in kills with 145 and a 2.70 per set average this season. She was also fourth on the team in blocks with a 0.44 per set average and ranked second on the team with 2.43 digs per game. She ranked 13th in the MIAA this season in kills per set. 

"Katie is very deserving of this honor," said head coach Trish Knight. "She is a great athlete and works hard every day to get better. She also makes those around her better. I am really proud of her and so glad that the other coaches found her deserving of this honor."