Rachel Simmons has been named the NJCAA Region III Volleyball Athlete of the Week.
"Simmons helped lead the Lakers to 5-2 this week highlighted by a win at the Cara Bryant Memorial Tournament hosted by Onondaga Community College. Rachel had a total of 97 kills, five service aces, and 43 digs, including two matches in which she recorded 19 kills. She is currently the region leader in kills per set with 4.86, and is also the region leader in total kills with 403, and is fifth in the region in hitting percentage at .275. She was named Tournament MVP of the Cara Bryant Memorial Tournament for her efforts."
In addition to her stellar week, Simmons is also the leader in NJCAA Division III Volleyball in total kills, and is third in kills per set.