NAC Volleyball Weekly Honors (9/9/19 - 9/15/19)


 

Player of the Week

Rachel Melampy, Maine Maritime
Sophomore, OH - Marshfield, Massachusetts

Melampy was named the Maritime Classic MVP after leading the Mariners to a 3-0 week and their fourth-straight Maritime Classic Title. The sophomore totaled 44 kills (4.40 k/s), 15 digs (1.50 d/s), eight aces, five assists and two blocks. Melampy racked up 22 kills, nine digs, three aces and an assist in the team's 3-1 win over USMMA and followed that up with 10 kills, three digs, two assists, two aces and a block in the 3-0 win over SUNY Maritime. On Sunday, the outside hitter led the Mariners with 12 kills, three digs, three aces, two assists and a block in the team's 3-0 over Mass Maritime.

 

 


Defensive Player of the Week

Jenna Roat, SUNY Canton
Senior, LB - Penfield, New York

Roat had an impressive performance and was named to the All-Tournament Team at the Oswego State Tournament after averaging 5.00 digs and 1.33 service aces per set in a 2-1 week for the Roos. She opened the week with match-bests 16 digs and six aces to go with four assists and a pair of kills in a sweep of Elmira. The senior followed that up with 14 digs, four aces and two kills in a sweep of Utica. Roat closed out the week with 15 digs and two aces in a loss to Oswego State.

 

  


 Rookie of the Week

Ashton Houppert, SUNY Canton
First-year, S - Lowville, New York

Houppert was named to the All-Tournament Team after averaging 7.33 assists and 3.00 digs per set at the Oswego State Tournament. She opened the week with a match-high 21 assists and added eight digs in a sweep of Elmira. The rookie followed that up with match-bests of 39 assists and 15 digs in a sweep of Utica. Houppert closed out the 2-1 week with six assists and four digs in a loss to Oswego State.