For the second consecutive week, College of New Rochelle junior Meghan King was named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) player of the week. King, a Clarkstown North alum, was also honored by the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I). Indigo Flowers, a freshman at CNR, was named the HVIAC’s rookie of the week. Here are the posts from CNR:
The Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) and the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) released their respective weekly accolades today, and both organizations named The College of New Rochelle’s Meghan King their Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week.
King (featured image) helped the Blue Angels secure two wins at the Bay Path College Quad Match on Saturday, September 7. The junior co-captain paced The College of New Rochelle’s offense in kills (38) and service aces (15), while adding 19 digs and two solo blocks. The New City, NY native tallied her first double-double of the season against Anna Maria College, posting 14 kills and 10 digs while tallying six service aces. In the win over host Bay Path College, King recorded a career-high 18 kills, while registering three aces and six digs.
The College of New Rochelle first-year setter Indigo Flowers (above) has been named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week, it was announced today by the conference office.
Flowers posted a strong week in helping The College of New Rochelle to a 3-1 week, including a win in its HVIAC opener against The King’s College. The rookie averaged a team-best 7.00 assists and 0.93 service aces per set. The Castro Valley, CA resident handed out a career-best 39 assists in the team’s win over Purchase College and recorded her second double-double of the season in the win over The King’s College, registering 31 assists and 14 digs. Flowers also excelled in the service game, posting multi-ace matches in each of the team’s four matches, with a high of six vs. Purchase College. The three wins enabled CNR to post a five match win streak, the team’s longest since the 2011 season.
This is the second time in the last three weeks that a Blue Angel has been recognized with HVIAC Rookie of the Week honors, as Marissa Armstrong received the award on September 4.
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