Allison Foschia Named A-10 Defensive Player of the Week
Sep 9, 2013
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Duquesne senior outside hitter Allison Foschia was named the Atlantic 10 Conference Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week.
Foschia, who helped lead the Dukes to a perfect 3-0 record this weekend at the Duquesne/Robert Morris Invitational, averaged 3.46 digs and 1.08 blocks per set. Foschia had 13 digs and four blocks in the Dukes' 3-1 win over Central Michigan on Friday. The next morning, she recorded a career-high eight blocks (4 solo) against Xavier and finished the event with a match-high19 digs at Robert Morris. She was named to the All-Tournament team.
This is Foschia's first-ever DPOW honor. She has also been a two-time Atlantic 10 Offensive Player of the Week.