Kristen Hahn wins 3rd-straight Big 12 Libero of the Year award


Senior libero Kristen Hahn celebrates after Iowa State scores a point against Oklahoma during Iowa State’s 3-0 sweep of the Sooners on Nov. 9 at Hilton Coliseum. The Cyclones extend their winning streak to six games.

Maddy Arnold

Senior libero Kristen Hahn was named the unanimous Big 12 Libero of the Year on Monday, Dec. 2. This is the third-straight season Hahn has won the award and the sixth-straight season an ISU libero has won the award.

Hahn also leads the Big 12 in all-time weekly awards with 17 Defensive Player of the Week distinctions in her career. She had five this season alone.

Hahn averaged 5.73 digs per set in the regular season. She led the Big 12 in the category and is ranked third nationally. She had 20 or more digs in 15 of Iowa State’s matches this so far season.

While playing Oklahoma earlier in the season, Hahn set a career high for digs in a match. She had 39 against the Sooners. Hahn also had two other matches with 30 or more digs this year.