Player of the Week
Courtney McCarthy (Jr., OH), Eastern Nazarene College
Junior Courtney McCarthy (Merrimack, N.H.) led the Lions to a 2-0 week in conference play, averaging 4.40 digs per set, 3.80 kills per set, and 1.80 service aces per set. She started the week by posting a double-double at Newbury, tallying 13 kills and 14 digs in the win. She then added eight digs, six kills and five service aces, playing in only 2 sets, as the first place Lions swept Lesley.
Rookie of the Week
Tihani Ehia (Fr., OH), New England College
Freshman Tihani Ehia (Kaneohe, Hawaii) averaged 4.38 kills and 4.88 digs and had two double-doubles in a 2-0 week for the Pilgrims. She aided the team to a 3-0 win over Becker with team-highs in kills (15) and digs (22), while also serving two aces. In a five-set win over Bay Path on Saturday, she added 20 kills, 17 digs, three aces and two blocks. On the week, Ehia hit at .354.