Post-Season Plaudits Pour In For Women's Volleyball

Nov. 10, 2005

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC), the New England Women's Volleyball Association (NEWVA), the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA), and the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced its end of the year awards earlier this week with MIT seniors Caroline Jordan, Arlis Reynolds and Austin Zimmerman collecting a total of 11 honors.

For the second year in a row, Jordan represented MIT on the NEWMAC All-Conference First Team and the AVCA All-Region Team. She received her first NEWVA All-New England First Team selection as well as CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Second-Team honors.

Reynolds collected a slew of awards for the first time in her career. She was chosen to the NEWMAC All-Conference Second Team, NEWVA All-New England Honorable Mention, AVCA All-Region Team, and the CoSIDA/ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Second-Team.

Caroline Jordan and Austin Zimmerman


Zimmerman received her second consecutive NEWMAC All-Conference Second-Team selection, marking her fourth All-Conference award. In 2003, she was a First-Team pick and was tabbed for Rookie of the Year honors in 2002. Zimmerman is the first person at MIT to be recognized by the AVCA each season after being selected to the All-Region Team for the third time and was the Rookie of the Year. Zimmerman became the second player to earn NEWVA accolades each year as she was picked for the All-New England First Team. A three-time First-Team honoree, she was named the Rookie of the Year in 2002.