Friday, October 12, 2007

2007 AVP Awards

by Unknown at 1:34 PM

The AVP will be handing out awards on October 18. Categories include:

  • Best Offensive Player
  • Best Defensive Player
  • Rookie of the Year
  • Most Improved Player
  • Most Valuable Player
  • Team of the Year

Not that there's much science to it, but here are my picks:

Best Offensive PlayerPhil DalhausserKerri Walsh
Best Defensive PlayerCasey JenningsMisty May-Treanor
Rookie of the YearWill StricklandChrissie Zartman
Most Improved PlayerBrad KeenanTyra Turner
Most Valuable PlayerPhil DalhausserMisty May-Treanor
Team of the YearRogers/DalhausserMay/Walsh

I think some recognition should also go out to:
  • Angie Akers and Brooke Hanson: Made it to their first final this year, and had several big wins over big teams
  • Anthony Medel and Fred Souza: These guys both stepped up their game immensely this year