Deitre was interviewed during the awards show this afternoon at USC (Replay tomorrow at noon on ESPNU) 219
She was the first volleyball player to win the Honda-Broderick Cup. (1983)
She had a great story to tell (interviewed by Kelly Tennant) about her receiving it from Sally Ride, who said she had flown over the winner’s house to present this award. Since Deitre grew up in Lancaster, near where the space shuttle landed. It was then that Deitre knew she had won.