FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 10, 2009

 

BOYER NAMED SECOND TEAM ALL-LEC;
CARVALHO NAMED COACH OF THE YEAR

Providence, RIóRhode Island College freshman outside hitter Breanna Boyer (West Greenwich, RI) was named Second Team All-Little East and Head Coach Luis Carvalho was named the Little East Conference Womenís Volleyball Coach of the Year.

 

Boyer played in 129 games in 37 matches, totaling 388 kills (3.0/game), a .243 hitting percentage, 19 service aces (.15/game), 304 digs (2.36/game) and 54 blocks (.42/game). She ranked first on the team in kills, second in both hitting percentage and digs, fourth in service aces and was fifth in blocks. Boyer was named the Little East Conference Rookie of the Week once and to the Regis College and Wheaton Invitational All-Tournament Teams during the season.

 

 

 

Carvalho guided the Anchorwomen to an 18-19 overall record and a 3-4 (fifth place) mark in the Little East Conference. He led the program back from an 8-23 season a year ago to advance to the semifinal round of the 2009 Little East Tournament-stunning fourth-seeded Keene State, 3-2, on the road in the first round.

 

 

 

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