EMass girls’ volleyball: Barnstable’s Josie Deluga headlines Players of the Week

Top performances from EMass girls’ volleyball players in the past week:

Josie Deluga, Barnstable — The senior recorded her 1,000th career dig in a 3-0 win over Nauset last Thursday. She recorded 16 in that 3-0 win, had 28 in a 3-0 victory over Westborough, and 15 in a 3-0 win over Falmouth.

Carly Goodhue, Danvers — The junior outside hitter has an astounding .378 hitting percentage this year, and she shined for the 14-0 Falcons last week. She had 25 kills, eight aces, and seven digs in wins over Lynn Classical and Bishop Fenwick.

Dasha Smolina, Winchester — The senior setter had 13 kills, 15 aces, 22 digs, and 46 assists in two matches, a 3-0 win over Stoneham and a 3-0 victory over Melrose. Smolina is averaging 7.4 assists per set this season and has 55 aces.


Lucy Swanson, Dennis-Yarmouth — The Dolphins are off to an 11-1 start on the power of Swanson’s 154 kills. She recorded 46 of those in 3-0 victories over Falmouth, New Bedford, and Marshfield. She also had 14 aces and 37 digs.

Lismari Valdez, Haverhill — In victories over North Andover, Lowell, and Lawrence, the senior outside hitter tallied 38 kills and 26 digs. She leads the Hillies with 161 kills.

Brandon Chase

Brandon Chase can be reached at brandon.chase@globe.com.