BOSTON, Mass. - Alyson Coler (Monte Sereno, Calif.), a freshman outside hitter on the University of New Hampshire volleyball team, was named Rookie of the Week by the America East Conference on Monday afternoon.
Coler who had her finest weekend as a Wildcat, notched 40 kills, hit at a .525 clip and posted 14 total blocks in three matches at the Rutgers Classic in New Brunswick, N.J. Coler also established career-highs in kills with 24 and total blocks with seven in a 3-1 win over St. Peter's on Sept. 22. Coler also earned a spot on the Rutgers All-Tournament team for her efforts this past weekend.
Coler also currently leads America East and UNH in hitting percentage at .323 and is currently tied for fourth on the 'Cats squad in kills with 88.
UNH returns to action on Sat, Sept. 30 at 1 pm vs Wagner College at the Harvard Invitational in Cambridge, Mass.