Shipman Player of the Year in Women's Volleyball
Kalvert and Loupee named to All-Conference Teams
CLIFTON PARK, NY- The Skyline Conference announced its Women's Volleyball award winners Wednesday and Senior Meredith Shipman (Sugarland, TX) has been named the Player of the Year - recapturing the title she earned in 2008. Shipman was also named the MVP of the recent Skyline Championships, in which the Lady Jays punched their 2nd straight ticket to the NCAA tournament.
Shipman becomes the 3rd straight NYU-Poly player to win Player of the Year, as junior Victoria Kalvert (Missouri City, TX) won the title last year. She finished 1st in kills (3.5 pg), 4th in digs (3.5 pg), and 2nd in hitting percentage (.272).
Kalvert and sophomore Corey Loupee (Crown Point, IN) were named to the 1st and 2nd teams, respectively. Kalvert finished 4th in kills and 8th in service aces and 3rd in blocks, averaging almost one per game. She was 8th in digs. Loupee was 1st in the conference in service aces against conference opponents and 10th in hitting vs. Skyline teams.