UCLA’s Micah Ma’a Named AVCA DI-II Player Of The Week

  0 Carly DeMarque | February 13th, 2018 | College - Men's Indoor, MPSF, News

UCLA’s Micah Ma’a helped lead the Bruins to a 3-0 weekend, earning himself the AVCA Division I-II Men’s Player of the Week.

The Bruins started the week with a 4 set win at CSUN followed by a sweep at Concordia Irvine. They concluded their perfect week with a sweep over Grand Canyon on the road. On the week, Ma’a dished out an average of 12.5 assists per set helping the Bruins to a .443 hitting percentage as a team for the week. Additionally, Ma’a picked up 1.7 digs per set, 0.6 blocks per set and 1.5 kills per set on a .667 hitting clip.

Against CSUN, Ma’a put down 5 kills on a .714 hitting clip, dished out 47 assists and 8 digs in the win. He kept the ball rolling against Concordia Irvine with 5 kills on a .833 hitting percentage, 36 assists and 7 digs. To conclude the week he put down another 5 kills hitting .500 along with 42 assists.

This is the 22nd time that a Bruin has earn the AVCA Player of the Week, with Ma’a having already picked up the award last year on January 17.

2018 AVCA Men’s DI-II Players of the Week

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

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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