Freshman Bridget Boyle has been named the CGASPORTS.COM Athlete of the Week presented by First Command as she led the Bears to a pair of wins including a 3-1 upset win at Springfield handing the Pride their first home loss of the season.
Boyle had a career-high 20 kills to go with 11 digs in the win at Springfield , which advanced to the NCAA Sweet 16 last year. The Pride were a perfect 7-0 at home this season and were 34-1 at home in the last three seasons. Coast Guard won by set scores of 25-19, 25-22, 21-25, 25-21.
For the week Boyle averaged 14 kills and nine digs as she led the way with 42 kills to go with 27 digs as the Bears won two-of-three matches to improve to 11-6 overall and 3-3 in conference play.
Boyle leads the Bears this season with 191 kills and she is third with 141 digs to go with 16 service aces.
The Bears host WPI on Tuesday night in a NEWMAC game at 7:00.