Benedictine University's Adriel Rivas has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's Volleyball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of Feb. 19-25, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
Rivas (Berwyn, Ill.) racked up a pair of school records for the Eagles with one in each match during the week. The junior outside hitter had 27 kills in a five-set loss to MSOE as he set a record, then added a record seven aces in a sweep of Concordia University Wisconsin. He hit over .400 in both contests and totaled 37 kills for an average of 4.63 per set. Rivas also tacked on 10 total aces and nine total digs.
Other nominations: Jack McGuire, Dominican; Aaron Wendels, Marian; Bryant Holland, MSOE.