Erin M. Miga
Erin M. Miga

Erin M. Miga

Women's Volleyball

Grad Year: 2009

Year Inducted: 2014

Erin M. Miga ’09 was a dominant middle hitter for Rhode Island College’s women’s volleyball team from 2003-06. She helped lead RIC to the program’s only Little East Conference Regular Season Championship in 2004.

Erin Miga

At the conclusion of her career, the Cranston, R.I. native was the program’s all-time leader in career kills, hitting attempts, hitting percentage and blocks. She also held four of the top five single-season hitting percentage marks. During her career, she played in 483 sets in 130 career matches. She totaled 1,343 kills (2.78/set), a .319 career hitting percentage, 94 service aces (.19/set), 162 digs (.335) and 570 blocks (1.18/set)

As a senior in 2006, Miga was named First Team All-Little East Conference for the third consecutive season and selected as the team’s MVP. She played in 115 sets in 31 matches, totaling 357 kills (3.10/set), a .337 hitting percentage, 23 service aces (0.2/set), 57 digs (.50/set) and 138 blocks (1.2/set). She earned Little East Conference Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week honors during the season.

As a junior in 2005, she was named First Team All-Little East Conference. Miga played in 126 sets in 36 matches. She had 383 kills (3.04/set), a .328 hitting percentage, five assists (0.04/set), 62 service aces (0.49/set), 69 digs (0.55/set) and 180 blocks (1.43/set). She was named the Little East Conference’s Defensive Player of the Week twice on the season.

As a sophomore in 2004, she was named First Team All-Little East Conference. Miga played in 126 sets in 33 matches. She had 325 kills (2.58/set), a .308 hitting percentage and 164 blocks (1.30/set). Miga was named to both the Springfield and RIC Invitational’s All-Tournament teams. She was named the Little East Conference’s Defensive Player of the Week once on the season.

As a freshman in 2003, she played in 116 sets in 30 matches. She had 278 kills (2.397/set), a .296 hitting percentage, three assists (0.026/set), nine service aces (0.078/set), 28 digs (0.241/set), and 88 blocks (0.759/set).

Miga earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Rhode Island College in 2009. She is currently a teacher at Horgan Elementary School and resides in Cranston, R.I. She was an All-State and All-Division selection during her high school career at Cranston High School East.