Volleyball: Stephanie Sheehan Named AVCA All Region
- Updated: December 6, 2012
Merrimack College junior outside hitter Stephanie Sheehan (Smithtown, N.Y.) has been named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-East Region Team.
Merrimack finished 15-14 in the regular season and earned its first trip since 2010 to the NE-10 Championship. The seventh-seeded Warriors held off Saint Rose on the road on November 19thin the quarterfinal match before defeating Stonehill College in four sets on November 22nd.
With the win over the Skyhawks, the Warriors advanced to the NE-10 Finals for the first time since 2008. The Warriors managed to tie the Chargers, 2-2 with a big fourth-set victory, but Merrimack couldn’t stop New Haven from taking the final set and match.