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Hritz, Kuenstler earn Peach Belt Conference All-Academic volleyball honors

Hritz, Kuenstler earn Peach Belt Conference All-Academic volleyball honors

GREENWOOD – The Lander volleyball team placed Hannah Hritz and Reilly Kuenstler on the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic volleyball team, the league office announced on Wednesday. 

To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must: 1) participate in at least half of his/her team's events and be either a starter or significant contributor, 2) achieve a 3.3 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale), and 3) have completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution.

Hritz, a sophomore biology major from Sarasota, Fla., ranks in the top-10 in the PBC in kills, kills per set, total attacks, points and hitting percentage. She's third on the team in total blocks 

Kuenstler, a junior education major from Bellville, Texas, is fifth in the conference in block assists and total blocks. She also ranks in the top-10 in the league in solo blocks, blocks per set and hitting percentage.