Knapp Named as Holiday Inn Express Classic All-Tournament

Knapp Named as Holiday Inn Express Classic All-Tournament

Bloomington, Ill., October 27, 2019 –Washington University in St. Louis setter Kirby Knapp was named to the Holiday Inn Express Classic All-Tournament Team after helping the volleyball team to two victories on Friday, Oct. 25., on the campus of Illinois Wesleyan.

In a four-set win over UW-Platteville, Knapp dished out 39 assists, collected eight digs and had two kills. Helping the Bears to a sweep of Augustana, Knapp tallied 24 assists and four digs. 

Knapp is joined on the all-tournament team by Rose Syversen of Millikin, Rachel Gardner of UW-Oshkosh, Arianna Barrett and Kendra Baierl of UW-Eau Claire, Grace Bialobok of Augustana and Madi Corey of Illinois Wesleyan.

Knapp and the Bears (20-6, 5-2 UAA) are back in action on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the WU Field House, when they host Centre at 10 a.m. and Millikin at 12:15 p.m. Senior Day festivities will take place prior to the 10 a.m. match.