PLAYER OF THE WEEK -Elms College sophomore outside hitter Stacy Croteau (Agawam, Mass.) tallied a .258 attack percentage in a split week going 1-1 defeating conference foe Becker 3-0. Croteau had a double-double with 14 kills and 12 digs in a tough 3-0 loss against MCLA. For the week, she had 27 kills (4.50 per set), three assists (0.50), six aces (1.00 per set), 12 digs (2.00 per set) and two block solos (0.33 per set).
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK -Lesley University freshman middle blocker Amanda McCracken (Eldersburg, Md.) led the Lynx to a 2-0 sweep of NECC opponents Mitchell and Bay Path. She tallied a .341 hitting percentage without losing a set this past weekend. For the six sets, McCracken had 19 kills (3.20 per set), four service aces (0.67 per set), three digs (0.50 per set) and four blocks (0.67 per set).