Alex May Garners AVCA and NEWVA Honors

Nov. 14, 2008


CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Junior outside hitter Alex May added two more awards to her resume following the announcement of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) and New England Women's Volleyball Association (NEWVA) All-Region Teams.

The Des Moines, Iowa native was tabbed to the AVCA All-New England Team, marking her second selection as she was named the New England Rookie of the Year in 2006. In addition, she picked up All-America Honorable Mention plaudits the same season. May also received her third accolade from NEWVA, being voted to the All-New England First Team. Previously, she was chosen as the NEWVA Rookie of the Year and an All-New England Second-Team honoree.

May is currently in contention for CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America plaudits after earning All-District First-Team honors. The national recipients will be announced on Monday, Nov. 24.