Jackson, Tenn. - 10/13/2003 - Nicole Garber, the setter for Union University, has been named the TranSouth Conference Setter of the Week. Garber helped lead Union to a 4-0 week including two wins over conference opponents Berry College and Trevecca Nazarene. Union is currently 22-4 overall and 6-1 in the TranSouth. The Lady Bulldogs are in second place in the league standings, just one game back of Lee University.
Garber recorded a total of 110 assists (13.8 per game) and three service aces on the week. She played in just one game during the 3-0 win over Berry College and tallied 15 assists. In the 3-0 win over Trevecca, the tallied 37 assists in three games, and closed out the week by tallying 58 assists in four games in the 3-1 win at Lindsey Wilson. Garber did not play in the 3-0 win versus Lambuth University.
On the year, Garber leads Union with 659 assists (10.5 per game) and has 25 service aces. Her 10.5 assists per game ranks third in the TranSouth Conference.
Union travels to Williams Baptist College on Monday night and then will host TranSouth Conference foe Lyon College on Tuesday night Oct. 14 at 7:00 p.m. On Friday and Saturday, Oct. 17 and 18, Union will host the NCCAA MidEast Region Tournament. Times and opponents are to be announced.
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