Player of the Week
Sydney Adams, Maine Maritime
Senior, S - Trumbull, Connecticut
Adams lead the Mariners to a 2-1 record against a trio of tough non-conference opponents and became Maine Maritime Academy's all-time assist leader over the weekend. Overall, Adams averaged 9.6 assists per set, 1.81 kills per set, 1.81 digs per set. She tallied 30 assists, nine kills, seven digs, three aces and a block in a hard fought 3-1 loss to Southern Maine on Friday. The setter followed that up with 28 assists, seven kills, four digs and a block in a 3-0 win over St. Joseph's College of Maine, and tallied an impressive 45 assists (the second best four-set match total in program history), nine digs, four kills, three aces and three blocks in the Mariners' 3-1 win against University of New England.
Defensive Player of the Week
Maria Perez, Maine Maritime
Senior, L - San Juan, Puerto Rico
Perez helped lead the Mariners to a 2-1 week, with victories against St. Joseph's College of Maine and University of New England, averaging 4.27 digs per set. Perez tallied 13 digs, two aces and an assist in the first game of the season, a 3-1 loss to Southern Maine on Friday. She followed that up with a pair of impressive performances to guide the Mariners to the Saturday sweep. The libero tallied nine digs and three assists in the 3-0 win against the Monks, and 25 digs, five assists, and an ace in the 3-1 win over New England.
Rookie of the Week
Marie Julian, SUNY Delhi
(First-year, OH/OPP - Voorheesville, New York
Julian helped SUNY Delhi open the season with two three-set match victories including a 3-0 win against King's (NY), and 3-0 win over Yeshiva. In just six sets, Julian notched 11 kills (1.83 k/s), six digs, and two assists. She also scored 16 points with five aces, for an average of .83 aces and 2.7 points per set.