Shaw, Odenthal named All-Region

Junior earns first-team selection, senior is honorable mention

Sheila Shaw, a junior middle blocker on the University of Wisconsin volleyball team, was named first-team AVCA All-Mideast Region Tuesday. Teammate senior opposite hitter Jill Odenthal was named honorable mention All-Mideast Region.

Shaw leads the Badgers and is ninth in the Big Ten with 3.82 kills per game. She has double figure kills in 23 matches this year. Shaw leads the Big Ten with 1.34 blocks per outing and was named first-team All-Big Ten last week.

Odenthal is second on the team with 2.99 kills per game, third with 90 assists, third with 88 blocks and second with 205 digs. Odenthal was honorable mention All-Big Ten.

Wisconsin (21-9) has advanced to the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA tournament and next faces third-seeded Hawaii (30-0) Friday in Green Bay.

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