Belmont Abbey’s Liam Maxwell Earns AVCA Men’s DI-II Player Of The Week

  0 Carly DeMarque | March 27th, 2018 | College - Men's Indoor, Conference Carolinas, News

After a big week in Conference Carolina play, Belmont Abbey’s Liam Maxwell has been named this week’s AVCA Men’s DI-II Player of the Week.

Over the week, the Crusaders picked up three wins over 12 sets of play. Maxwell was a top-notch performer in the matches, producing 5.17 kills per set on a .282 hitting percentage. On top of his offensive output, Maxwell also was a strong defensive component for the team with 2.17 digs per set and 0.50 blocks per set. His total output in points per set surpassed 6 at 6.1 for an impressive week of play.

The team started the week with a four-set win over Lees-McRae where Maxwell rocked out a 25 kills performance along with 2 aces and 5 digs. Next, the team swept through Queens behind a double-double from Maxwell that included 15 kills, 10 digs, 4 aces and 3 blocks. The Crusaders ended the week with a hard-fought five-set battle against Lincoln Memorial to which Maxwell produced another double-double of 22 kills and 11 digs.

In total, Maxwell produced 62 kills and 26 digs on the week.

Maxwell is just the second player in Belmont Abbey history to be named the AVCA Men’s DI-II Player of the Week, as Nolan Albrecht picked up the honor on February 2, 2016.


March 27 Liam Maxwell Belmont Abbey OH So.
March 20 Arvis Greene Jr. CSUN RS SR.
March 13 Tony Price Fort Wayne OH RS-Jr.
March 6 Felipe de Brito Ferreira BYU MB Fr.
February 27 David Wieczorek Pepperdine OH RS-Jr.
February 20 TJ DeFalco Long Beach St. OH Jr.
February 13 Micah Ma’a UCLA S Jr.
February 6 Ryan Coenen Lewis OH RS-So.
January 30 Joel Schneidmiller UC Irvine OH Fr.
January 23 Matt Walsh Ball State MB Sr.
January 16 Gabi Garcia Fernandez BYU RS Fr.
January 9 Tanner Syftestad UC San Diego RS Sr.

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Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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