Freshman Named Volleyball Rookie of the Week


The College of New Rochelle freshman outside hitter Marissa Armstrong has been named the Hudson Valley Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (HVIAC) Volleyball Rookie of the Week, it was announced recently by the conference office.

Armstrong made a strong collegiate debut, amassing 21 kills (1.75 kills per set) at the 11th Greyhound Premiere at Moravian College and ranked second on the team in nearly every category over the four-match tournament. The freshman outside hitter highlighted her week in the win over Centenary College, tallying nine kills (with no errors), six digs, three service aces and two block solos.

The Blue Angels return to action on Saturday, traveling to Holyoke, MA to participate in the Bay Path College Tr-match.  CNR will take on Anna Maria College at 10:00 AM, Pine Manor College at 12:00 PM and Bay Path College at 2:00 PM.