Elise Sage (Greenwood Village, CO) hit .567 in two Pioneer victories as the middle player earned her fourth Molten/Northeast Conference player of the week nod in 2010. Sage ranks second in the league swinging at .354 clip and has posted a hitting mark over .500 in seven matches this season.
The sophomore smashed a weekend total of 25 kills committing just one error in a pair of SHU sweeps as the Pioneers improved to a perfect 10-0 in the NEC. In the victory over Fairleigh Dickinson on Friday Sage posted 16 kills, three digs, and a service ace. Sage's assault on the net against Bryant as she racked up nine kills, four digs, and another service ace en route to hitting .500.
The women's volleyball team returns to action for three matches this week taking on Army, St. Francis (NY), and Quinnipiac.