BUFFALO, N.Y. - Oct. 15 - Erie Community College volleyball player Rylie Bean (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) was named the Region III Female co-Athlete of the Week today by the league office.
Bean, a sophomore middle hitter, recorded 79 kills in 165 attempts as the Kats went 3-1 this past week. She added 44 digs, 10 blocks and seven ace serves. Bean, who was ECC's first-ever NJCAA Division III first-team All-America selection in 2011, recorded 32 kills in a five-set win over Onondaga CC and followed that performance with 23 kills in a three-set win over Jefferson CC.
ECC, now 18-8 overall, closes the regular season Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Alfred State College. The Kats will participate in the Western New York Athletic Conference Tournament Saturday at Genesee CC in Batavia.