FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

September 10, 2007

 

 

 

GARCIA NAMED LITTLE EAST PLAYER OF THE WEEK

 

Providence, RI – Rhode Island College senior middle blocker Kimiyo Garcia (Riverside, RI) was named the Little East Conference Women’s Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week for her performance through the team’s first seven matches.

 

She has played in 23 games in seven matches, recording a .345 hitting percentage, 84 kills (3.65/game), 10 service aces (.43/game), 52 digs (2.26/game) and 30 blocks (1.30/game). Garcia leads the team in kills, hitting percentage and blocks. She was named to the Brandeis Invitational’s All-Tournament Team after leading the Anchorwomen to a 3-1 record this past weekend.

 

In upcoming action, Head Coach Luis Carvalho’s team will play at Emmanuel on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. RIC is currently 4-3 on the season.

 

 

 Senior Middle Blocker Kimiyo Garcia

 

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