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 Travel to Ohio State Wednesday
The No. 5 University of Minnesota travels to Columbus, Ohio, to face Ohio State, Wednesday at 7 p.m. CT. The meeting marks the first competition against the two teams this season.
The Week That Was in Gopher Volleyball: Oct. 9-16
The Gopher Volleyball team earned a pair of home wins against No. 16 Purdue and Iowa last week. Take a look back at the week that was in Minnesota Volleyball.
Gopher Duo Receives Weekly B1G Accolades
Alexis Hart and Samantha Seliger-Swenson received weekly Big Ten Conference awards, announced today by the conference office.