Melissa Manning (Milford, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus women's volleyball team has been named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Offensive Player of the Week. Manning led the Falcons with 20 kills in their 1-1 week, including a 3-2 win over Mount Ida College.
Manning registered 2.50 kills per set, while adding one assist and three service aces. The senior added 26 digs, a 3.25 digs per set average as well.
Against Mount Ida, she led the Falcons with 14 kills and a .265 kills percentage. Her 18 digs against the Mustangs along with her 14 kills marked her ninth double-double of the year.
Albertus will play in a GNAC tri-match on Friday night at Simmons College in Boston.