Kamp and Rietema Named MIAA Players of the Week Once Again in Volleyball
Monday, October 22, 2012
ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin outside hitter Lizzie Kamp its Position Player of the Week and Calvin setter Megan Rietema its Specialty Player of the Week in volleyball for matches played through October 20.
Position Player of the Week
Kamp, a senior from Orland Park, Ill. (Chicago Christian HS), had 31 kills for a .394 hitting percentage and 21 digs as the Knights remained unbeaten in MIAA play with sweeps of two of its closest rivals. She had 13 kills and nine digs in a win over Alma, then followed with 18 kills and 12 digs in a sweep of Hope that solidified Calvin’s hold on first place in the MIAA. Kamp is being honored as Player of the Week for the fourth time this season and sixth time in her career.
Specialty Player of the Week
Rietema, a junior from Grand Rapids (GR Christian HS), dished out 73 assists (12.2 per set) and added 22 digs and nine kills as Calvin swept Alma and Hope to stay unbeaten in the MIAA. She had 36 assists and served up three aces against Alma, then came back with 37 assists, 16 digs and six kills against Hope. Rietema is being honored as Player of the Week for the third time this season and eighth time in her career.