April 19, 2010
FAIRFIELD, CT - Junior Roger Parent (Burlington, CT) was named the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (EIVA) Hay Division Player of the Week today after helping the Pioneers to a 2-1 week and a berth in the post-season tournament.
Parent notched 44 kills and 31 digs in 11 sets last week. He had a career-high 23 finishers in a 3-2 win at Harvard on Friday that clinched the playoff spot for the Pioneers. He had a pair of double-doubles last week, giving him ten for the season. He had the 23 kills and 14 digs at Harvard and earlier in the week had ten kills and ten digs in a 3-1 win at home against New Haven.
The Pioneers will face #2 Princeton on Saturday at 7:00 in the EIVA quarterfinals in New Jersey.