March 3, 2014

Kenny Siebert Named UVC and ECAC North Player of the Week

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – MIT senior Kenny Siebert (St. Louis, Mo.) was tabbed for United Volleyball Conference (UVC) as well as Corvias Eastern College Athletic Conference North Player of the Week honors after leading the No. 6 Engineers to victories over No. 1 SUNY New Paltz and Elms College. In seven sets of action, he tallied 25 kills, a .553 hitting percentage, eight digs, five blocks, two aces, and one reception error in 30 attempts.

Siebert recorded a match-high 18 kills, a .536 hitting performance, six digs, three blocks, one ace, and had one reception error in 24 attempts in a five-set win over UVC foe New Paltz last Tuesday. Two days later in a sweep of Elms College, he posted seven kills, a .600 hitting effort, two digs, two blocks, an ace, and was 6-for-6 in serve receive in two sets.

Next up for MIT will be a road trip to No. 3 Springfield College on Wednesday, March 5 at 7:00 p.m.