Penn State women's volleyball NCAA second round vs Towson, Jonni Parker (9) reacts to Towson point

Penn State right-side hitter Jonni Parker (9) reacts to a Towson point during the second round of the NCAA women’s volleyball tournament at Rec Hall on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019. The No. 11 seed Nittany Lions defeated the Towson Tigers 3-1.

Penn State will contribute two players to the recently released All-American teams.

Junior right side hitter Jonni Parker was named as an honorable mention All-American, while junior middle blocker Kaitlyn Hord earned a spot as a third-team All-American.

This is the third year both Parker and Hord received All-American status.

Parker finished the season with 194 kills, 14 service aces and 129 digs.

Meanwhile, Hord led the defensive side with 79 blocks and a .421 hitting percentage for the season.

The Nittany Lions' season ended in the regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament against Texas, where they lost 3-1.


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