Matt Hohenberger Earns NECVA New England Accolades
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – For the sixth time this season and third consecutive week, Matt Hohenberger was voted the Rookie of the Week for the North East Collegiate Volleyball Association (NECVA) New England Division. He helped guide the nationally-ranked No. 7 Engineers to a 4-0 week while breaking the Institute record for aces in a season.
Hohenberger compiled 23 kills, a .543 hitting percentage, 16 aces, five digs, and three blocks in seven sets. He posted 10 kills, a .368 hitting performance, three blocks, and two aces at then No. 6-Rivier College. In one set versus Johnson & Wales University, Hohenberger went 5-of-6 in his attack attempts to go along with three aces. Against New England Division-foe Elms College, he connected on all three of his hitting attempts while amassing six aces in the opening frame. Hohenberger capped off the week with five kills, five aces, and four digs in a sweep of Mount Ida College.