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Sophomores Aleksandra Malek and Maja Jankovic and freshman Melanie Loiseau were named to the 2016 NJCAA All-Region VI Team, while sophomore Singryd Valladares received KJCCC Division I All-Conference honorable mention. Malek was also named the Jayhawk Conference most valuable player.
Malek, an outside hitter from Pszow, Poland, was third in the nation in total kills (501), third in the nation in kills per set (4.60) and second nationally in service aces per set (.71). She was a second-team selection as a freshman in 2015, and exits CCC with 938 career kills.
Jankovic totaled 547 digs on the season. The libero from Ruma, Serbia, finished among the top 10 conference players in digs per set (5.02) and service aces per set (.40). In her career at CCC she is a two-time all-region first team selection, earned conference player of the week six times, and was named the Jayhawk West freshman of the year.