Patriots Torres-Tirado Wins CAA Player of the Week Award

Posted: October 4, 2001 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

George Mason senior volleyball player Natalia Torres-Tirado was named the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) player of the week for the week ending Oct. 1.

Torres-Tirado led the Patriots to a 2-0 record this past weekend at home in matches against Delaware and Hofstra for Alumni Weekend. On Sept. 28, she led the Patriots to a shutout win against new CAA-member Delaware, posting a double-double with 17 kills and 12 digs. Playing another new conference opponent, Hofstra, Sept. 30, Torres-Tirado had a match-high 19 kills, seven digs, and one service ace.

Torres-Tirado and the Patriots continue their conference play this week, traveling to the University of North Carolina-Wilmington for a match on Saturday at 5 p.m.

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