Junior setter Melissa Gmur was named the Missouri Valley Conference volleyball player of the week on Monday after handing out 50 assists to go with 17 digs — both career highs — while guiding Missouri State to a win over 20th-ranked Wichita State last Friday.

Junior setter Melissa Gmur was named the Missouri Valley Conference volleyball player of the week on Monday after handing out 50 assists to go with 17 digs — both career highs — while guiding Missouri State to a win over 20th-ranked Wichita State last Friday.

The Central Point native and former standout at Cascade Christian High also had two kills on four attempts and one service ace.

Led by Gmur, Missouri State posted a .289 hitting percentage.