FAIRFAX, Va. –
George Mason women's volleyball freshman ShaLi Niu
has been named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week, the conference announced on Monday.
The Laie, Hawaii native tabbed a double-double in Mason's 3-1 victory over George Washington on Thursday, Oct. 25. The opposite hitter collected 16 kills and 19 digs for four kills per set and 4.75 digs per set.
The freshman also added five of Mason's 11 blocks in the Patriots' lone match of the weekend.
This is Mason's fifth Atlantic 10 Weekly honor this season which continues to set a program record for the Patriots.
Mason (8-12, 6-4 A-10) returns home for Senior Night at 7 p.m. on Friday at the RAC against Davidson.
Friday's match will be Mason's Game of the Week. All Mason students with valid Mason ID will receive free Chick-fil-A.