SHUPirates.com Athlete of the Week (October 11, 2011)
Meghan Matusiak, Volleyball
Senior Meghan Matusiak earned a place on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll after helping volleyball split a pair of matches against two of the top teams in the league. The right-side hitter dropped 16 kills in a sweep over Cincinnati to hand the Bearcats their first BIG EAST loss of the season. She had just two attack errors on 37 total swings (.378 attack percentage), and added six digs and six blocks to help the Pirates earn just their second win all-time against Cincinnati. In a hard-fought loss to Louisville, Matusiak led the team with 11 kills and added six digs. For the week, she averaged 4.50 kills per set to lead the club.