Oct. 15, 2013
Freshman setter Haley Howell was named MAAC Rookie of the Week for the fourth time this season Monday after helping Siena to MAAC road wins at Quinnipiac, Saint Peter's and Rider last week.
Howell (Tucson, Ariz./Salpointe Catholic) averaged 12.3 assists per set on the week and orchestrated several decisive runs with her strong service.
Howell began the week with 44 assists and three aces in a 3-1 win at Quinnipiac. She also added killed both her attacks and served a 4-0 run that gave Siena the lead for good in the fourth and final set.
Howell had 38 assists in the win at Saint Peter's and keyed the first set win by serving Siena to seven straight points. She ended the week with 41 assists in Siena's sweep of Rider.
Howell and the Saints return home this weekend to face Quinnipiac and Fairfield.