New Hampshire, UMBC, Stony Brook Earn America East Honors

  0 volleymob | October 23rd, 2018 | College - Women's Indoor, Division I Mid-Major, News

Courtesy: America East Conference

Co-Player of the Week

Gabri Olhava, New Hampshire – Sr., MB, Mount Prospect, IL

  • Averaged 5.66 kills per set in a 3-0 win over UMass Lowell.
  • Sits in third place in the league averaging 3.41 kills per set.
  • Tallied 17 kills on a .455 hitting percentage in a 1-0 week for New Hampshire.
  • This is Olhava’s third career #AEVB Player of the Week award.

Co-Player of the Week

Becca Elrod, UMBC – Soph., MB, Cary, IL

  • Registered a career-high 10 kills on a .692 hitting percentage in her second appearance of the season.
  • Recorded a career-high and league-beat 8 blocks in 1-0 week for UMBC.
  • Helped the Retrievers to their second win in the last three matches.
  • This is Elrod’s first career #AEVB Player of the Week award.

Setter of the Week

LeAnne Sakowicz, Stony Brook – Jr., Setter, Wauconda, IL.

  • Tallied 63 assists averaging 10.5 assists per set in a 2-0 week for Stony Brook.
  • Added 9 kills, 8 blocks and 3 service aces.
  • Led the Seawolves to a league-best .356 hitting percentage.
  • This is Sakowicz’s ninth career #AEVB Setter of the Week award.

Defensive Specialist of the Week

Emily Tanski, New Hampshire – Jr., DS, Plymouth, MI

  • Recorded a league-best 19 digs last week averaging 6.33 digs per set.
  • Helped hold UMass Lowell to a .156 hitting percentage including a .061 hitting % in set 2.
  • This is Tanski’s fourth #AEVB Defensive Specialist of the Week honor.

Rookie of the Week

Paige Krenik, UMBC – Fr., OH., Foothill Ranch, CA.

  • Had a double-double 10 kills and 11 digs in UMBC’s 3-1 win over Binghamton.
  • Added 2 blocks and a service ace in 1-0 week for the Retrievers.
  • This is Krenik’s third #AEVB Rookie of the Week award of her career.’

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