Wittman was named Most Valuable Player for 2011.
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION: Named best middle blocker in NEVZA (North European Zonal Association) at the world championship qualification round with the senior national team on the Youth National team in 2008-09, 2009-10 and 2010-11 received Athlete of the Year honors in her hometown of Middelfart in 2007 won a Gold medal at NEVZA as part of the U-19 National Team best middle blocker in Denmark in 2010 and 2011 played club volleyball with Fortuna Volleyball and Holte IF member of Denmark's Youth National teams in the U17, U19 and U21 top scorer on Youth National team at FIVB tournament in Russia.
PERSONAL: Born Oct. 8, 1992 daughter of Steffen Daugaard and Kristine Daugaard undecided on a major lists competing in the world championship in Estonia as her most memorable sports thrill.
Gophers Advance to National Semifinals
The University of Minnesota volleyball team swept UCLA on Saturday night 25-23, 25-20, 25-22 to advance to the National Semifinals in Columbus, Ohio next week.
Minnesota Moves On To Regional Final
The University of Minnesota volleyball team defeated No.15 Missouri in four sets Friday night, 25-15, 21-25, 25-19, 25-14, to advance to the NCAA Regional Finals.
Paige Tapp Named First Team Academic All-American
Paige Tapp has been named a First Team Academic All-American, announced today by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).