Player of the Week: September 9, 2019

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.

Fall 2019 Week #2: Ani Bozdeva

Coastal Carolina University.

Sun Belt Conference.

NCAA Division I.

Reported by AVSR Global to coaches in 2016.

Junior. 6'1" Outside Hitter

Home: Razlog, Bulgaria.

See Ani Bozdeva’s bio at the CCU website.

Latest Action:

• Bozdeva and CCU are nearly perfect so far this season. They have won their first six matches while dropping only two sets.
• Bozdeva is attacking at .291 efficiency. She hit .348 in the biggest test yet, a five-set victory over East Tennessee State.
• A longtime receiver-hitter, Bozdeva competed for Bulgaria’s junior national team. At CCU she’s also playing beach volleyball.
• Bozdeva was an immediate, six-rotation starter for Coastal Carolina last year after transferring from Eastern Arizona College.
• At EAC as a freshman Bozdeva powered the Gila Monsters to the junior college national championship tournament.

Excerpt from 2016 AVSR Global report:

“Explosive athlete with a lively body and instinctive skills. … She plays a free, emotional game. It’s bold, but it can be wild. … She has the speed and length to cover great range as a passer-hitter.”