Rachel Schillinger Named MAAC Offensive Player of the Week

Sept. 5, 2006

Baltimore, Md. - Sophomore Rachel Schillinger was named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week for volleyball as announced by the conference office Tuesday. She earned the award after leading the Greyhounds in hitting percentage this weekend at George Washington's tournament.

In the first game on Friday vs. Fairleigh Dickinson, Schillinger recorded 15 kills while committing just one error in 20 attempts for a hitting percentage of .700. Versus Coppin State, Schillinger tallied six kills in 12 attempts and against the host school she was credited with 11 kills off 23 attempts with just one error. The sophomore leads the team in kills per game with 2.59 and in hitting percentage with .351.

The Greyhounds next opponent is Morgan State Tuesday evening