Siloam Springs, Ark (November 18, 1999) - John Brown University Lady Golden Eagles volleyball junior outside hitter Melody Murray was named NAIA National Player of the Week for the week beginning November 8th. Murray led the Lady Golden Eagles to a 5-0 match record for the week, including a three match sweep at the Sub-Regional Tournament this past weekend. For the week, she averaged 5.0 kills per game and 4.3 digs per game. Murray also recorded seven service aces.
Since 1919, John Brown University, a nondenominational Christian university, has provided top-quality, Christ-centered higher education. JBU embraces a three-fold emphasis on educating the "Head, Heart and Hand" of 1,500 students from 47 states and 33 countries. For ten consecutive years, JBU has been on the John Templeton Foundation Honor Roll of Character Building Colleges. The University has also repeatedly been included in the U.S. News & World Report’s list of top regional colleges and universities.