Stronks digs out OCAA female athlete of the week honour


Redeemer University College’s volleyball player Helena Stronks is this week’s Ontario Colleges Athletic Association female athlete of the week.

The stellar play of the outside hitter helped push the Redeemer women’s team above .500 for the first time all season. Stronks was an offensive force in both Royals’ victories.

In their 3-1 win over Lambton, Stronks put together an all-around game, posting six kills, two aces and eight digs. In other action, Stronks put up an impressive 12 kills, one block, one ace and 15 digs to lead the Royals to a 3-2 victory.