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EMass girls’ volleyball: Starring in a 5-set win, Needham sisters Lizzie and Samantha Tam headline Players of the Week

Needham High senior Samantha Tam recorded 27 kills in a five-set victory over Concord-Carlisle.Carlin Stiehl for The Boston Globe

Mia Bradshaw, South Shore Voc-Tech — Perfect from the service line, the senior picked up seven aces on 32 serves, adding 14 assists for the Vikings in a five-set Mayflower win over Blue Hills.

Lea Carangelo, Wakefield — The senior racked up 34 assists and 25 digs, helping the Warriors to their first victory over Middlesex rival Woburn since 2014 in a four-set decision.

Hannah Ciriello, Hamilton-Wenham — A central part of the team’s early success, the senior dished 23 assists in a five-set comeback victory over Lynnfield to keep the Generals undefeated in the Cape Ann League.

Chloe Marrero, Nantucket — Mashing 25 kills, the senior led the Whalers to a five-set win over Bridgewater-Raynham in a nonleague contest.


Claire O’Rourke, Oliver Ames — The senior tallied 10 kills, 11 digs, and 5 aces as OA toppled King Philip in a five-set Hockomock battle.

Lizzie Tam and Samantha Tam, Needham — Lizzie, a sophomore, produced 38 assists and nine aces for the No. 5 Rockets in a five-set nonconference win over No. 13 Concord-Carlisle. Her older sister, Samantha, a senior hitter, delivered 27 kills.

Adrie Waldinger, Andover — Compiling 12 kills, 20 service points, and 24 digs, the senior gave a full effort for the Golden Warriors in a five-set Merrimack Valley triumph over Billerica.

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