HVIAC Players of the Week - September 17
|Men's Soccer Player of the Week|
Dario Cruz-Sepulveda, Berkeley
Sophomore • Goalkeeper • Guadalajara, Mexico
The sophomore keeper had an impressive three-game run, first saving eight shots in a 2-1 loss to Centenary followed by three saves and just one goal allowed in the Knights' 2-1 triumph over SUNY Maritime. He capped off the week by shutting out HVIAC opponent Albany Pharmacy with nine saves in a 2-0 win in both squads' conference opener.
|Men's Soccer Rookie of the Week|
Adrian Wong, Five Towns
Freshman • Forward • Jamaica, N.Y.
Wong posted a pair of hat tricks as the Sound picked up their first two wins in program history. He notched three goals and an assist in a 13-1 win over Webb and rattled off another seven-point performance (3 G, 1 A) as Five Towns topped Pratt 18-1.
|Women's Volleyball Player of the Week|
Paola Beniquez, Pratt
Junior • Outside Hitter • Carolina, Puerto Rico
Beniquez repeats as Player of the Week after a trio of double-digit kill performances over a 3-0 week for Pratt. The junior tallied 14 kills, eight digs, and six aces in a four-set triumph over SUNY Maritime, an 11-kill, 21-dig double-double in a 3-1 defeat of Sarah Lawrence, and nine kills, 11 digs, and two helpers in a sweep of New Jersey City.
|Women's Volleyball Rookie of the Week|
Elizabeth Hannah, Pratt
Freshman • Middle Hitter • Tampa, Fla.
Hannah played well in all three of Pratt's wins last week, slamming 14 kills against Maritime, six kills and six aces over Sarah Lawrence, and a 10-kill outing in the team's sweep of New Jersey City.
|Women's Tennis Player of the Week|
Sophie Bischoff, Pratt
Junior • Durham, N.C.
Bischoff won at No. 2 singles (6-1, 7-5) in one of two Cannoneer victories against Stockton and followed by winning both of her matches at No. 2 singles and first doubles in a hard-fought loss against Mount Saint Mary.
Guilherme Alfredo Biberg Salum, Culinary • Men's Soccer
The freshman put up a hat trick in his collegiate debut, a 10-0 win over Webb.
Emily Angelastro, Five Towns • Women's Volleyball
The junior libero brought up 34 digs across two matches for the Sound.
Lanasia Drain, Five Towns • Women's Volleyball
The rookie had a match-high nine kills in a four-set loss to Anna Maria.
Chloe Kem, Culinary • Women's Volleyball
The freshman logged 11 digs, three helpers, and a pair of aces in the Steels' lone contest.
Robinson Munoz, Five Towns • Men's Soccer
The junior led the way in two blowout wins for the sound, posting two goals and three assists against Webb and three goals with two helpers versus Pratt.
Ryan Naidu, Culinary • Men's Soccer
The rookie contributed four goals and an assist as the Steels flew past Webb.
Oliver Saye, King's • Men's Soccer
The junior made 6 saves to preserve the shutout in a 0-0 draw with HVIAC foe SUNY ESF.
Angela Wilamo, Culinary • Women's Soccer
The junior notched seven kills, seven digs, and an ace as Culinary fell to SUNY Ulster.