Amelia Murphy Tabbed Little East Women's Volleyball Rookie of the Week

Amelia Murphy

Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College freshman outside hitter Amelia Murphy (North Attleboro, MA) was named the Little East Women’s Volleyball Rookie of the Week for her performance in a 2-1 week for the Anchorwomen. It is the second time this season Murphy has received this accolade. 

Murphy hit .263 (39-14-95) with 39 kills on the week. She posted 13 kills in a 3-1 win at Smith on Sept. 13. She also racked up 12 winners in a 3-0 loss at Salve Regina and 14 winners in a 3-1 win over Framingham State on Sept. 15.

She has played in 30 sets in nine matches and is hitting .180 (92-46-255) with 92 kills.

Head Coach Sherri Heard’s team is 5-4 on the season. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will play at Anna Maria on Tuesday, Sept. 18 (7 p.m.).