NEWMAC Volleyball Defensive Athlete of the Week
Briana Tovar, Springfield (Fr., L – Tucson, Ariz.)
Tovar was impressive in two conference contests last week in helping Springfield secure the top seed in the upcoming NEWMAC Championship. The first year totaled 36 digs, five aces, and five assists in seven sets worth of work, averaging over five digs per set. In a three-set sweep of Wheaton, Tovar delivered 19 digs and two aces before racking up 17 digs and three aces against Emerson to secure a share of the NEWMAC regular-season title.