Ahnika Kuse, Lakeland College, Women's Volleyball

Ahnika Kuse, Lakeland College, Women's Volleyball

Kuse was instrumental in the Lakeland Rustlers winning gold at the CCAA Women’s Volleyball Championship. Kuse was the top scorer in the National tournament with 37 Kills, 29 Digs, 3 blocks and 3 aces. She was named 1st team Tournament All-Star for her efforts.

The Rustlers won their opening quarter-final match 3-2 in an absolute thriller over MSVU Mystics. In the semi-finals the Rustlers played the #1 seed VIU Mariners; the visiting Rustlers took down the top seed in straight sets, winning 3-0 and advancing to the national final. In the Championship match the Rustlers would prevail 3-1 over the host Camosun Chargers to become the CCAA Women’s Volleyball National Champions.  This is the 1st CCAA National Championship title that Lakeland Rustlers have ever won, a very significant milestone for the program and Lakeland College.