BOSTON – Redshirt senior Akuabata Okenwa and sophomore Charlotte Macken each earned weekly conference honors this week after leading the Great Danes to wins against Hartford and Stony Brook, clinching the top seed in the America East Tournament.
The honor is Okenwa’s fourth of the season, and Macken’s second.
Okenwa tallied double-digit kills in both wins, averaging 3.5 per set. The Canyon Country, California native also notched 14 blocks, recording a season high of nine in the win against Stony Brook.
Macken notched 34 digs in the 2-0 week, averaging 4.25 per set. The sophomore also tallied a season high three service aces against Hartford, and then added two more against Stony Brook.
The Great Danes return to the court on Friday, November 15 at Binghamton to close the regular season. First serve is set for 7 p.m.