Westwood, Mass. (September 11) – Freshman Andie Maloney (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) was tabbed as the NEWMAC Women's Volleyball Offensive Athlete of the Week, marking the second straight week MIT has received the award. In a 4-0 week for the Engineers that saw them win the MIT Invitational, she tallied 110 assists, 34 digs, and five blocks.
Maloney posted 31 assists, nine digs, and four kills in a sweep of Gordon College last Wednesday. She then registered 21 assists, eight digs, three blocks, and three aces in two sets of a 3-0 win over Roger Williams University to start the MIT Invitational on Friday. She dished out seven assists in one set of a sweep of Endicott College before compiling 51 assists, 17 digs, and two blocks in a 3-2 victory over No. 15 University of La Verne, helping the Engineers capture the MIT Invitational title.
The Cardinal and Gray (8-0, 0-0 NEWMAC) opens NEWMAC play on Tuesday, Sept. 12 when it hosts Springfield College at 7:00 p.m.