Simpson Player of the Week: Kelly Tycksen

Simpson University Sports News


Redding, Calif. - Kelly Tycksen is a four-year Simpson University women’s volleyball starting setter. She currently leads the team with 552 assists and an average of 8.2 assist per game. Tycksen is ranked fourth in assists per set and 11th in digs per set in the California Pacific Conference.

This is Tycksen’s second week as the Simpson Player of the Week. On Wednesday, Oct. 23, she had 30 assists and 13 digs in the 3-0 win over William Jessup University. She game-high18 assist and seven digs in a 3-1 conference win over UC Merced on Saturday, Oct. 26.


Story by Nichole Jones

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