Mandy Sifferlen Named Second Team All-Patriot League
WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross junior Mandy Sifferlen (Sudbury, Mass.) was named second team All-Patriot League, as voted on by the conference’s head coaches. This is the second time Sifferlen has been selected to the All-Patriot League team as she also received second team honors in 2014.
Sifferlen, who played in all 107 sets this season, led the Patriot League with 3.83 kills per set. Her mark is the sixth-best all-time in school history. She notched 410 kills on the season, which are the second most in program history. She became just the second Crusader to record 400 or more kills in a season. Sifferlen led the team and was fourth in the Patriot League with 35 aces. She was second on the team with 270 digs.
Over her three-year career, Sifferlen has accumulated 837 kills, which are currently fifth best all-time in school history.
The Crusaders finished the season with a 7-22 record with a 4-12 mark in the Patriot League.
2015 Volleyball All-Patriot League Teams and Major Award Winners
Player of the Year: Monika Smidova, American, Sr., S
Setter of the Year: Monika Smidova, American, Sr., S*
Libero of the Year: Hoakalei Dawson, American, So., L
Rookie of the Year: Carmen Unzue, American, Fr., MB
Coach of the Year: Barry Goldberg, American
First Team All-League
Monika Smidova, American, Sr., S*
Allison Cappellino, American, Sr., OH*
Kristyna Lindovska, American, Sr., OPP*
Vanessa Edwards, Army West Point, Sr., S
Leah Turner, Lehigh, Sr., OH
Kathleen Harris, Colgate, Jr., OH
Nicole Perri, Army West Point, Sr., OH
Second Team All-League
Stephanie Slate, Lehigh, Sr., RS
Carolyn Bockrath, Army West Point, So., MB
Karen Campbell, Bucknell, Sr., MB
Vanessa Wesley, Army West Point, So., MB/RS
Mandy Sifferlen, Holy Cross, Jr., OH
Hoakalei Dawson, American, So., L
Katie Stebbins, Colgate, Jr., RS/OH
* indicates a unanimous selection
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