NECC Men's Volleyball Athletes of the Week- February 24

Player of the Week

 

Gabe Felicetti (Jr., MB), Endicott College

Junior Gabe Felicetti (Charlestown, R.I.) led No. 13 nationally ranked Endicott to a 3-0 (1-0 NECC) week behind 25 kills (2.78 k/s), a .550 hitting percentage, four service aces (0.44), five digs (0.56), and five blocks (one solo, 0.56). Meanwhile, Felicetti's biggest match of the week came in the Gulls' 3-2 win over No. 4 nationally ranked Stevens as the junior middle hammered home a career-high 17 kills. Felicetti hit .517 in the match, and also added one service ace, four digs, and two block assists to his stat line in the win.

 

Rookie of the Week

 

Nikolas Kasprzak (Fr., MB), Endicott College

Freshman Nikolas Kasprzak (Windham, N.H.) played a pivotal role in a 3-0 week for the No. 13 nationally ranked Gulls, which was highlighted by a 3-2 win over No. 4 nationally ranked Stevens. In that match against Stevens, Kasprzak logged seven kills, swung at a .600 clip and added five block assists. His kill and blocks totals both fell one shy of tying his career-high in each category. Meanwhile, overall, on the week, Kasprzak compiled 14 kills (1.75 k/s), a .600 hitting percentage, one service ace, one dig, and seven block assists (0.88).