Chianco Named to NEWVA Senior Classic All-Star Match

Chianco Named to NEWVA Senior Classic All-Star Match

BEVERLY, Mass. – Senior libero Macayla Chianco (Clearwater, Fla.) has been selected to compete at the 2017 New England Women's Volleyball Association (NEWVA) Senior Classic All-Star event on Sunday, December 3 at the Bobbi Brown & Steven Plofker Gym on the campus of Emerson College.

Chianco, who just completed a three-year career with the Beacons, was one of 34 players to compete in Sunday's regional event.  The Florida native was also one just seven players from the Little East Conference to be selected for this year's All-Star roster.

Earning an Honorable Mention selection was fellow senior and four-year member Alex Gibbs (Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas). 

Chianco completed a strong senior season with the Beacons, as she finished with a career-high 589 digs and 5.08 digs per set.  A Little East Conference Second Team selection Chianco registered 10 or more digs in every match she played except two.  She posted a career-high 40 digs in the 3-2 loss at Endicott College, and combined for 50 digs during the Little East Conference Tournament to earn the Tournament's MVP honors.