Westwood, Mass.--Rayme Quiban (Seattle, Wash.) of the Clark University women's volleyball team was named the New England Women and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Defensive Athlete of the Week for the third time this season as announced by the league office on Monday morning.
Quiban helped lift the Cougars to a 2-0 week to close out the regular season this past week. The junior racked up 49 digs, averaging 6.13 per set. Clark defeated conference opponent WPI 3-1 and followed up with a non-conference victory over Save Regina, 3-1.
The Cougars are headed into NEWMAC tournament play on Tuesday, October 31st. Clark is the No. 5 seed and heads to No. 4 seed Wheaton College tomorrow for the NEWMAC Quarterfinals at 7:00 p.m.