GlobeLocal: Noteworthy performances
King, a graduate of Presentation of Mary Academy, was named Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Volleyball Player of the Week for the second consecutive week. The 5-foot-6-inch junior averaged 11.4 kills, 11 digs, and 1.2 aces in five matches.
The senior forward has started every game for Northeastern women’s soccer this year, scoring 8 points so far. The former Lincoln-Sudbury Regional star was first-team All-Colonial Athletic Association in 2016 and second team in 2017; her next point will be the 60th in her career.
The Providence College graduate student and former Old Rochester runner finished first for the Friars’ men’s cross-country team in a sweep of Holy Cross and New Hampshire. The Big East Male Athlete of the week sped to a 15:05 5k, passing three teammates in the final stretch.