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.
Wilhite Garners B1G Laurels
Sarah Wilhite garnered Big Ten Player of the Week honors after a stellar opening week of Big Ten play.
Gophers defeat No. 17 Ohio State in Four
Minnesota defeated No. 17 Ohio State in four sets on Saturday to improve to 10-1 and 2-0 in the Big Ten.
Game Day Live: Gophers vs. Ohio State
Follow the Gophers as they take on Ohio State.