Dec. 17, 2014
LEXINGTON - Duquesne middle hitter Arielle Love has been named to the 2014 AVCA Division I Honorable Mention All-America team as announced by the American Volleyball Coaches Association today.
Love, who was named to the 14-person AVCA Division I Midwest All-Region Team on December 9th, finished the regular season hitting .432 with 354 kills (3.51/set). She added 122 blocks (1.21/set), 29 solo. In conference play, she hit an incredible .497.
Love finished her Duquesne career as the program's all-time leader in hitting percentage with .359, which included a program record single-season best .430 this year. Her 364 blocks is fifth in program history (64 solo, 9th best and 300 assists, t-3rd best).
She is the second player in program history to be honored by the AVCA as an All-American. Current graduate assistant Liz Homan was a 2011 AVCA Division I Honorable Mention.