Shi and Chianco Earn Little East Weekly Honors

Shi and Chianco Earn Little East Weekly Honors

PAWTUCKET, R.I. – After a 2-0 week, junior Eileen Shi (San Francisco, Calif.) and senior Macayla Chianco (Clearwater, Fla.) have both been honored by the Little East Conference.

Shi earned Offensive Player of the Week honors, while Chianco earned Defensive Player of the Week accolades.

In the Beacons undefeated week, in which they claimed at-least a share of the Little East Conference Regular Season title, Shi averaged 4.43 kills per set and had 2.71 digs per set.  The San Francisco native registered 22 kills, 12 digs, and four aces in the 3-1 win over Keene State College.  In Friday's win over Eastern Connecticut State University she had nine kills and seven digs.

For Chianco she averaged 6.00 digs per set.  She tallied 21 digs in the 3-1 win over Keene State College, before registering another 21 digs against in the 3-0 win over ECSU.