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 Beat Ohio State in Five-Set Thriller
Minnesota ended its regular home season in a five-set win over Ohio State, 25-27, 29-31, 25-17, 25-15, 15-9. The Gophers are now 25-4 overall and 17-2 in the Big Ten.
Gophers Close Out Regular Season This Week
Minnesota hosts No. 16 Ohio State Wednesday and travels to Indiana Saturday to close out regular season.
Gophers Third in RPI, Fourth in AVCA Poll
The Golden Gophers are ranked No. 3 in the final NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).