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Women’s Volleyball Athletes of the Week: September 3, 2018

women's volleyball athletes of the week September 3, 2018

Offensive Player of the Week

Eileen Shi (UMass Boston) – Senior – Outside Hitter - San Francisco, Calif.
Shi was named to the University of Mount Union All-Tournament Team after leading the Beacons to a 4-0 record over the opening weekend. She averaged 4.57 kills, 2.57 digs and 0.86 service aces per set while hitting .339, and now sits in fourth place on the program's career kills list. Her career-high 27 kills in a 3-1 win over Denison are the third-most in a match in program history.

Defensive Player of the Week

Riley Bunker (Keene State) – Sophomore – Libero - Simi Valley, Calif.
Bunker averaged 4.88 digs per set in a 3-1 opening weekend for Keene State. She totaled 21 digs in a 3-2 win over Cortland and 27 digs in a 3-2 setback against Fredonia. Bunker totaled 78 kills over the Owls four matches.

Rookie of the Week

Madison Bell (Eastern Connecticut) – Freshman – Libero – Salem, Conn.
Bell averaged 2.27 digs per set as the Warriors went 3-0 to open the 2018 season. She has a season-high 12 digs in her collegiate debut, a 3-2 win over Regis.