Kaitlin Knight, a senior on the Charlotte 49ers volleyball team, was named the Atlantic 10 Conference's co-defensive player of the week.
Knight paced the 49ers with 41 digs for a 5.12 digs per set average in a 1-1 week for Charlotte. She had 25 digs in a 3-2 win at Duquesne on Oct. 9 and added 16 digs in a three-set loss to No. 21 Saint Louis on Oct. 11. She also had three aces and four assists.