³Brooke has been such a stabilizing part of our back court,² said Georgia head coach Steffi Legall. ³I'm thrilled for her to have this recognition by the league for what I hope is the first of many defensive player of the week honors. You can never underestimate the importance of a good libero, and she's developed into that for us.²
The New Orleans, La., native tied for second on the team last year with 2.86 digs per game. She played in 103 games as a freshman and reached double digits in digs 15 times.
Burlingame and the Bulldogs (1-1) host Georgia Southern on Thursday at 7 p.m. and Grambling on Friday at 7 p.m. at the UGA Ramsey Center.