Tarleton Sports Information Special to the E-T

RICHARDSON - Tarleton's Missy Castro has been named the Lone Star Confernce Offensive Player of the Week for her accomplishments on the court in three TexAnn victories this past week.

Castro, a junior outside hitter from Azle, registered 46 kills, a .228 hitting percentage and six service aces in wins over Dallas Baptist, Texas A&M - Commerce and Texas Woman's as the TexAnns won three straight matches for the first time since Aug. 25.

The TexAnn posted double-doubles for kills and digs in all three matches. She recorded a team-high 16 kills in the win over Texas Woman's on her way to helping the TexAnns get back to .500 (3-3) in LSC play.

This is the first weekly honor for Castro and the TexAnns.

Tarleton will return to the court Thursday, Oct. 4 at Texas - Permian Basin in Odessa. First serve is set for 7 p.m. inside the UTPB Gym Complex.