November 20, 2013

Bunker Earns AVCA All-America Honorable Mention Accolades

LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the second straight season, the MIT women's volleyball team was recognized on the national level as senior Kristine Bunker (Falmouth, Mass.) earned All-America honorable mention accolades from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). The award comes a week after she was voted to the AVCA Division III New England All-Region Team and was named to the NEWMAC All-Conference first team.

Bunker was the NEWMAC leader in hitting percentage (.374) while ranking 15th in the country in the same category. She also finished fourth in the league in block assists (58), sixth in total blocks (69), eighth in solo blocks (11), ninth in blocks per set (0.60), and 10th in kills (272). In the MIT record book, Bunker placed fourth in blocks (350), fifth in hitting percentage (.320), and tied for sixth in career blocks per set (0.82).