Tello named NAC's top rookie

Tello named NAC's top rookie

FARMINGTON, Maine -- University of Maine at Farmington freshman Marina Tello (San Antonio, Texas) has been honored as the North Atlantic Conference Women's Volleyball Rookie of the Week as announced by the NAC today.

Marina Tello

This is the third time this season that Tello has been recognized by the conference. She was also honored on Sept. 12 and Sept. 26.

Tello helped the Beavers to a 4-0 week with wins over the University of Southern Maine, the University of Maine at Presque Isle, the University of Maine at Fort Kent and Lyndon State College. The freshman registered 11 digs vs. Lyndon and seven kills vs. UMPI. On the week Tello posted 17 kills, 32 digs and 14 aces.

On the season, Tello leads UMF with 191 digs.

The Beavers (11-8) are scheduled to visit Saint Joseph's College of Maine Wednesday at 7 p.m. The match will be available on streaming video and live statistics.