News from MacMurray College
Highlander named to tournament team
Breanne Pelker honored for play over the weekend.
MacMurray middle hitter Breanne Pelker was named to the all-tournament team at the Prairie Fire Invitational at Knox College over the weekend. Seven players were selected from the six teams who played at the tournament.
During the four matches played on Friday and Saturday, Pelker a junior, was a dominant force at the net, and in the Highlanders’ win over Knox, scored 14 kills, made three blocks and had a 30 percent hitting average.
The 2011 graduate of Nashville High School in Nashville, IL, is double-majoring in Art and Psychology. She is the daughter of Walt and Karen Pelker of Scheller, IL.