Newman’s Zaria Nelson Named Volleyball Player of the Week

by Hunter Bower // Owner

Volleyball honors are nominated by the school’s head coach. To nominate a student-athlete, the head coach may submit statistics, team win-loss records and other supporting information to by 10AM each Monday.

Player of the Week: Zaria Nelson, Isidore Newman – OH – Senior

Nelson helped Newman run its winning streak to 21 matches over the weekend with a stellar performance on the court. The senior outside hitter totaled 70 kills and 72 digs in wins over E.D. White and Chalmette before going undefeated in tournament play for the third weekend in a row. She averaged 3.7 digs and 3.7 kills per set last week and is on track to set the school’s kills record.

Honorable Mention: Asyia Blount, Helen Cox; Rhaia Davey, Dunham; Anna Hardouin, Dominican; Ellie Schneider, Country Day