FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

September 26, 2011

 

STOERMER NAMED LITTLE EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, RIóFreshman middle hitter Marina Stoermer (Seattle, WA) was named Little East Conference Womenís Volleyball Rookie of the Week after helping to lead the Anchorwomen to a 3-1 record this past week.

 

Stoermer notched 48 kills for a .269 hitting percentage in the four matches, and also reached double digits in kills twice. Against Lasell on Sept. 20, she finished with 20 kills and also tallied a team-high 11 digs in a 3-2 win. Stoermer recorded 15 kills and seven digs in a 3-2 victory over Salve Regina on Sept. 24, and also totaled seven kills, seven digs and seven blocks in a 3-0 shutout over Western New England on Sept. 22.

 

 

 

For the season, she has played in 20 sets in seven matches. Stoermer has 75 kills, a .266 hitting percentage, 55 digs, 24 blocks and 10 service aces.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will travel to Emmanuel on Tuesday, Sept. 27 (7 p.m.).

 

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