Kate Lefler
USMMA's Kate Lefler

Women's Volleyball Weekly Report - Oct. 8

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Player of the Week

Kate Lefler, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Senior, Outside Hitter; Norman, Okla./Norman North

Second weekly honor of the year (Sept. 4)...put down 6.5 kiills per set while htiting .571 (26-2-42) on a 2-0 week (1-0 Skyline) for the Mariners...led all players Wednesday night versus conference foe Mount Saint Mary with 22 kills on a .556 percentage (2 e, 36 ta)...added four kills on six error-free attempts in one set of play one night later versus Medgar Evers...ranks second in Skyline (and on team) with 3.71 kills and 4.35 points per set on the season.

Rookie of the Week

Cristina Morales, St. Joseph's-Brooklyn
Freshman, Middle Hitter; Brooklyn, N.Y./St. Edmund Prep


Second weekly award of the season (Sept. 17)...registered a 15-kill, 20-dig double-double in a five-set, come-from-behind conference triumph Wednesday night over Old Westbury...added five kills on seven error-free attempts in limited action two nights prior in a victory over York (N.Y.).

Honor Roll

St. Joseph's-Long Island senior libero Danielle Senecal set the Golden Eagles' career digs record during the team's victory Saturday morning over Staten Island...Old Westbury junior middle Joelle Desrosiers hit .576 (40-2-66) in 12 sets of action and a 2-1 Skyline week for the Panthers...Farmingdale State junior middle Kelsey Voiklis scored 4.06 points per set for the Rams over a three-match stretch.

Previous Weekly Winners

Player of the Week

Sept. 4 - Kate Lefler, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Sept. 10 - Tara Maloney, Mount Saint Vincent
Sept. 17 - Morgan Burke, Mount Saint Mary
Sept. 24 - Jessica Young, St. Joseph's-Long Island
Oct. 1 - Kyleigh Kappas, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

Rookie of the Week

Sept. 4 - Brittney Pinzon, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Sept. 10 - Brittney Pinzon, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Sept. 17 - Cristina Morales, St. Joseph's-Brooklyn
Sept. 24 - Taylor Gilbertson, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
Oct. 1 - Taylor Gilbertson, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy