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Women's Volleyball Weekly Award Winners: Week 8

Women's Volleyball Weekly Award Winners: Week 8

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OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Eileen Shi (San Francisco, Calif.), Junior, UMass Boston

Shi averaged 4.43 kills, 2.71 digs and 0.57 service aces per set in a 2-0 week for the Beacons, who claimed the 2017 LEC Regular Season Championship and the No. 1 seed in next week's conference tournament. Shi tallied 22 kills with 12 digs and four aces in a 3-1 win over Keene State before notching nine kills with seven digs in a 3-0 win at Eastern Connecticut. 

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Macayla Chianco (Clearwater, Fla.), Senior, UMass Boston

Chiano was named LEC Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this season after averaging 6.00 digs per set in a 2-0 week for the Beacons, who claimed the 2017 LEC Regular Season Championship and the No. 1 seed in next week's conference tournament. She registered 21 digs in a 3-1 win over Keene State and matched that effort in a 3-0 win at Eastern Connecticut. 

ROOKIE OF THE WEEK - Bailey Wilson (Moorpark, Calif.), Freshman, Keene State

Wilson was named LEC Rookie of the Week for the fourth time this season after averaging 9.50 assists and 1.80 digs per set in a 2-1 week for the Owls. She registered 40 assists in a 3-1 LEC win over Rhode Island College and 25 assists with five digs in a 3-0 non-conference win over MCLA. Wilson totaled 30 assists and 10 digs against UMass Boston.