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.
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Gophersports.com checked in with Gopher hall of famer and United States Olympian, Nicole Branagh.
Tapp Named to Pan Am Cup Roster
Paige Tapp was named one of 14 players that will represent Team USA at the Pan American Cup, June 17-25 in Peru.
Wilhite, Sheehy Up for B1G Athlete of the Year
Wilhite and Sheehy are among 28 nominees representing each Big Ten Conference institution. The Big Ten Athletes of the Year will be announced on Monday, June 19.