Oct. 25, 2010
Edison, N.J. - Loyola University Maryland senior Nina Camaioni (Williamstown, N.J./Williamstown) was selected Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week, the league announced today.
Camaioni played in two matches this weekend and helped Loyola to a couple of 3-0 wins. She had a total of 33 kills with a .312 hitting percentage for the two matches. She also had two serving aces, 22 digs and four blocks.
Against Marist, she recorded a double-double with 16 kills and a .317 hitting percentage for the match. She also recorded 12 digs for the match including three blocks one being a solo block.
Against Siena, Camaioni had another double-double with 17 kills and 10 digs. She had a .308 hitting percentage for the match including two serving aces and one block. The Greyhounds have never defeated the Saints twice in one season since the MAAC went to playing all nine teams twice.
Camaioni holds the three Loyola school records including breaking the career kills record against Canisius on October 17. She broke Becky Corb's record of 1,629 kills set from 2002-2005. Camaioni now has 1,669 kills so far this season. She also holds the season school record with 539 kills, set last year and holds the school record for digs in a match with 36 set in 2007.
The Greyhounds will be back in action Saturday and Sunday as they host Rider and Saint Peter's. Both matches begin at 2 p.m.