CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Freshman Billy Evans received his first award from the North East Collegiate Volleyball Association (NECVA) following his selecting as the New England Division Rookie of the Week. Hailing from San Diego, Calif., the 6-4 outside hitter amassed 35 kills, a .309 hitting percentage, seven blocks, and three aces in three matches for the Engineers.
Evans led off the week with 16 kills, three blocks, and an ace in a tough five-set loss to Endicott College. He racked up nine kills, a .615 hitting percentage, three blocks, and two aces against conference foe Daniel Webster College and then totaled 10 kills in a sweep of Mount Ida College.