Westwood, Mass.--Junior Rayme Quiban (Seattle, Wash.) of the Clark University volleyball team was named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Volleyball Defensive Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office on Tuesday.
Quiban had a great week for the Cougars boasting a total of 57 digs in three matches. In a tough conference 3-2 setback to Wellesley the junior totaled 23 digs in the effort. Quiban followed with two 3-0 performances over Anna Maria and Smith totaling 20 and 14 digs. She is currently second in the conference in digs per set and third in total digs.
The Cougars host the Engineers of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in NEWMAC play tonight (Oct. 10th) at 6:00 p.m. They also host Amherst College in non-conference action on Wednesday, Oct. 11th at 7:00 p.m.