BUFFALO, N.Y. - Nov. 18 - Erie Community College's Rylie Bean (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) has been named as a first-team selection to the NJCAA Division III All-America volleyball team, announced by the NJCAA.
Bean was also named the NJCAA Region III Player of the Year as the Kats went 29-4 and finished as the Region III runners-up. She set single-season school records for kills (383) and blocks (97) on her way to All-Western New York Athletic Conference first-team honors.
Bean is the first ECC player named as a first-team selection. Barb Green was a second-team choice in 1982 while Tina Sklar was an honorable mention pick in 1983.