Sports Imports/AVCA Division III Men's Player of the Week

 

 

PROFILE

NAME       Steven Woessner
SCHOOL SUNY New Paltz
POSITION Middle Blocker
CLASS  Freshman
HOMETOWN Massapequa Park, NY

   Steven Woessner 

Woessner smashed 13 aces last week (photo courtesy SUNY New Paltz Athletics).

Woessner leads Hawks into NCAA Tournament 

 

April 15th - Steven Woessner, a 6-5 freshman middle blocker for No. 2 SUNY New Paltz, has been named the Sports Imports/AVCA Men's Division III National Player of the Week. Led by Woessner, the Hawks rolled through the UVC Conference Tournament for their first ever conference title. For his efforts, the freshman was named the UVC Tournament MVP. Where he was truly outstanding was behind the service line where he recorded 13 aces in the final three matches. He also accumulated 17 kills with 10 of them coming against No. 6 Stevens. Defensively, he tallied 10 digs and seven blocks as they get set to play the winner of Baruch vs. Stevens in the NCAA Tournament on Friday, April 25th

 

This is the ninth time in program history a SUNY New Paltz student-athlete has garnered Sports Imports/Player of the Week honors, with the most recent coming from Tim Ferriter on February 18th of this year. The Hawks are coached by Radu Petrus. 

 

2014 SPORTS IMPORTS/AVCA DIVISION III MEN'S PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
 January 28  Paul Kuhn  Juniata  OH  Jr.
 February 4  Aaron Almario  Rivier  MB  Sr.
 February 11  Alec Redlich  Lakeland  OH  Jr.
 February 18  Tim Ferriter  SUNY New Paltz  OH  So.
 February 25  Bez Arslani  Kean  OH  Jr.
 March 4  Sheldon Coure  NJCU  MB  Fr.
 March 11  David Riggsby  Medaille  S  Jr.
 March 18  Jim Schultz  Carthage  OPP  Sr.
 March 25  Chris Vaughan  Stevens  OH  So.
 April 1  Luis Vega  Springfield  OH  So.
 April 8  Luis Vega  Springfield  OH  So.
 April 15  Steven Woessner  SUNY New Paltz  MB  Fr.

 

Sports Imports/AVCA Men's Division III National Player of the Week Archive