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Oscars, Giles Garner America East Weekly Volleyball Honors
Kira Giles was named America East Setter of the Week.
Ashley Oscars earned her seventh America East Rookie of the Week award.
Boston-A pair of UMBC freshmen garnered America East weekly volleyball honors for the week ending Oct. 29, the conference announced Monday. Kira Giles was tabbed Setter of the Week for the second time, while Ashley Oscars earned her seventh Rookie of the Week award, tying teammate Sarah Ball's conference record, set last season.
Giles recorded her eighth double-double of the season as the Retrievers defeated Stony Brook on Sunday. Giles tied her match-high with 54 assists against the Seawolves and also added 14 digs. Last week, she averaged 11.75 assists per game for a total of 94 with 40 against
Oscars earns extended her streak to 19 consecutive games with double-figure kills after posting 3.50 kills per game, 4.44 points per game and 1.38 digs per game last week. Oscars opened the week against
The Retrievers (12-13, 5-4 America East) return to action on Sunday, Nov. 5, when they host America East rival