BEREA, Ohio – Baldwin Wallace University Women’s Volleyball Head Coach Kacie Ehinger has announced that seniors Sydni Colchagoff (Findlay/Liberty-Benton), All-Ohio Athletic Conference Honorable Mention Kathleen Egan (Cleveland/Beaumont), Sam Pruett (Bolivar/Tuscarawas Valley) and junior Cecilia Stebel (Union/Northmont) have been selected as team captains for the 2021 season.
"I'm excited to announce Sydni, Kathleen, Sam and Cecelia as our captains,” said Ehinger. “They've shown great leadership throughout the fall semester during unprecedented times. With the long break from being on campus upon us, these four will have a great responsibility to help keep the team connected and I know they are up to the task. I look forward to us returning to the court in 2021 and am confident this team will be ready to roll when we arrive back on campus in January!"
Colchagoff, a three-year letter winner, has appeared in 53 matches and 137 sets, notching 245 digs, 36 assists, 37 service aces and two kills in her career. Off the court, Colchagoff is a public health major, a two-time Academic All-OAC selection, a Dean’s List student and a Jacket Scholar.
Egan, a three-year letter winner, has appeared in 92 matches and 304 sets, tallying 2,515 assists, 577 digs, 136 kills, 99 service aces and 54 total blocks in her career. Her 2,515 assists rank 6th all-time in program history and she needs just 57 more assists to move into the top 5. For her efforts, Egan was named a 2019 All-OAC Honorable Mention. Off the court, Egan is a psychology major and a Dean’s List student.
Pruett, a two-year letter winner, has appeared in 51 matches and 115 sets, recording 183 kills, 134 digs, 55 assists, 14 total blocks and seven service aces in her career, despite missing all of 2019 due to injury. Off the court, Pruett is a mathematics major, a 2018 Academic All-OAC selection and a Dean’s List student.
Stebel, a two-year letter winner, has appeared in 38 matches and 92 sets, notching 196 kills, 50 digs, 13 total blocks, three assists and a service ace in her career. Off the court, Stebel is a human resource management major, a 2019 Academic All-OAC selection, a Dean’s List student and a Jacket Scholar.
BW plans to open the 2021 season on Friday, March 12 with a doubleheader against Capital University.