NECC Men's Volleyball Athletes of the Week #5

NECC Men's Volleyball Athletes of the Week #5

Player of the Week


Troy Riorden (Sr., OH/OPP), Endicott College

Senior Troy Riorden (Fairport, N.Y.) guided Endicott to a 2-0 week in conference play by averaging 3.17 kills per set, to go along with 3.33 digs per set, 1.17 assists per set, and four service aces (0.67 per set). On the Gulls’ Senior Day, Riorden shined, posting a double-double, via 12 kills and 10 digs in a 3-0 win over Eastern Nazarene. It marks the senior’s second double-double of the season.


Rookie of the Week


Martin Acevedo (Fr., OP/MH), Elms College

Freshman Martin Acevedo (Caroline, P.R.) averaged 2.83 kills per set with a .789 hitting percentage, while also averaging 1.33 digs per set in a 2-0 week. The freshman hit .818 with 10 kills on 11 attempts in Elms 3-0 win over Lesley, while adding three digs. In a win at Dean, he hit .750 with seven kills on eight swings.