Mikos earns Player of the Week honor

Mikos earns Player of the Week honor
October 30, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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Benedictine University senior middle hitter Danielle Mikos (Burbank, Ill./Reavis H.S.) was named as the Northern Athletics Conference "Student-Athlete of the Week" in volleyball, it has been announced. Last week, Mikos was named to the all-tournament team at Benedictine's Eagle Classic, averaging 3.33 kills and 0.73 blocks per game. She had a .353 attack percentage, as well. The BU team went 3-2 on the week. Mikos is a social science major.


Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.