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Furman's McCarthy Named Southern Conference Volleyball Freshman Of The Week

Furman's McCarthy Named Southern Conference Volleyball Freshman Of The Week

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Furman setter Sarah McCarthy was named the Southern Conference Volleyball Freshman of the Week for the matches played the week of November 1-7.  The players of the week are voted on by the league office.

The Villa Park, Ill., native helped the Paladins to a 2-0 record on the week with wins over Wofford and UNC Greensboro.  McCarthy had 24 assists and seven digs in Furman's 3-1 win over the Terriers on Wednesday, then posted a double-double with a team-high 21 assists and 13 digs in the Paladins 3-0 sweep over UNC Greensboro on Saturday.  She currently ranks second among all Furman players with 433 assists this season.  McCarthy was also named SoCon Freshman of the Week the second week of the season.

Also nominated for Freshman of the Week were College of Charleston's Madelyn McGinnis, The Citadel's Erin Bucherl, UNCG's Kellie Orewiler, Samford's Katie Murphy, Chattanooga's Andrea Johnson and Western Carolina's Morgan Cochran. 

 

2010 Volleyball Freshmen of the Week

Week 1 – Katie Murphy, Samford

Week 2 – Sarah McCarthy, Furman 

Week 3 – Erin Bucherl, The Citadel

Week 4 – Kellie Orewiler, UNCG

Week 5 – Jennifer Kuroski, Chattanooga 

Week 6 – Cali Estes, Elon

Week 7 - Katie Murphy, Samford

Week 8 – Amanda Liguori, Wofford

Week 9 – Nicole Jeschelnik, Georgia Southern

Week 10 – Lauren LaRocque, Georgia Southern

Week 11 – Sarah McCarthy, Furman 

 

 

 

 

 

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