Rebecca Kamp & Megan Rietema Receive MIAA Player of the Week Honors in Volleyball
Monday, September 20, 2010
ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Calvin middle hitter Rebecca Kamp its Player of the Week and Calvin setter Megan Rietema its Specialty Player of the Week in volleyball for matches played through September 19.
Player of the Week
Kamp, a junior from Orland Park, Ill. (Chicago Christian HS), had 88 kills for a .448 hitting percentage in five matches, three of them against nationally-ranked opponents. She had 13 kills for a .522 hitting percentage in an MIAA victory over Saint Mary’s, and added 15 kills for a .667 percentage in a loss to Wittenberg, Ohio, during the Border Battle Tournament, in which she was named to the all-tournament team. Kamp also added 20 blocks and 17 digs for the week. She is being honored as Player of the Week for the second time this season and sixth time in her career.
Specialty Player of the Week
Rietema, a freshman from Grand Rapids (Grand Rapids Christian HS), dished out 209 assists (11.0 per game) in five matches for the week, and added 32 digs and 12 blocks. Against Saint Mary’s, she had 29 assists, four digs and two kills. She had 54 assists and six digs in a five-set match against Heidelberg, Ohio and 52 assists and six digs in a five-set victory over Ohio Northern at the Border Battle Tournament, in which she earned all-tournament honors. Rietema is being honored as Player of the Week for the second time this season and in her career.
Calvin returns to action this week when it hosts Albion Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. at Calvin’s Van Noord Arena.