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Volleyball's Best of the Best

Photo courtesy of the UFV Cascades
Photo courtesy of the UFV Cascades

The PACWEST is pleased to announce the volleyball Athletes of the Week following week 4 of the PACWEST season.

Female Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Amnada Matsui - UFV Cascades

With Amanda Matsui leading the way, the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades team turned in a pair of outstanding performances against the CCAA No. 2-ranked Douglas Royals. On Friday, the Cascades prevailed in four sets in Abbotsford. Then on Saturday in New Westminster, they had two match points in the fifth set only to watch the Royals rally to win 18-16. Matsui was instrumental both nights – on Friday, the sophomore left side racked up 20 kills with six digs and three aces, and on Saturday she posted 21 kills, 17 digs and two aces.

Male Volleyball Athlete of the Week
Max Haronga - Douglas Royals

The Royals knocked off the UFV Cascades in six straight sets over the weekend and Haronga was outstanding in the wins. On Friday he tallied 16 points collecting 10 kills and five aces. Then on Saturday he carried the hot hand again with 11 kills and two more service aces.