CAMBRIDGE, Mass.  – Kate Uitti (Pinckney, Mich.), a sophomore tri-captain on the University of New Hampshire volleyball team, was named America East Setter of the Week on Monday. Uitti has now earned this accolade in three times this season.

Uitti, the conference leader in assists, helped quarterback the Wildcats to a 3-0 victory over Maine. The sophomore setter tallied 40 assists and 12 digs, for 13.33 assists per game and 4.0 digs per game. Recently, Uitti surpassed Anne Davis and moved into second on the all-time assists list at UNH with 1,794. Current UNH assistant coach Stacy Barnett holds the all-time mark with 3,977. Uitti's 942 assists this season is already the seventh-best single season mark for a Wildcats. Uitti also won the season's first setter honor on September 4.

UNH return on Friday, Oct. 26 when it plays host to America East foe UMBC. Match time at Lundholm Gymnasium is 7 p.m. Tickets are available online or by calling 866-WILDCAT. Live video of the match will be available online at UNHwildcats.tv.
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