Player of the Week: March 27, 2018

Each week of the spring and fall seasons, one player who was originally reported as a recruit by AVSR Global is named Player of the Week for an exceptional performance.

Spring Week #4: Anna Budinska

Florida International University.

NCAA Division I. Master’s degree in 2015.

Current Team: VP Madrid (Spain).

Reported to coaches in 2009 by AVSR Global.

5'10" Outside Hitter.

Home: Prague, Czech Republic.

See Anna Budinska’s bio at the FIU website.

Last Week:

• Budinska and VP Madrid closed the regular season of Spain’s Superliga by slamming CV Aguere 3-0 in 65 minutes.
• This is Budinska’s third year as a professional in Europe after five years in Florida as a beach and indoor collegiate player.
• In Switzerland last year she was captain of VBC Val-de-Travers. She led Austria’s VC Tirol the previous season.
• Budinska was two-time beach champion of the Atlantic Sun league as an undergraduate at the University of North Florida.
• She won UNF’s top academic award for business undergraduates, then earned a master’s degree at Florida International University.

Excerpt from 2009 AVSR Global report:

“Anna is a perceptive, six-rotation gamer with adaptive skills and a knack for making good choices. … A sound recruit for LH or RH and a good bet to keep improving. … Accomplished beach player.”