Schneider Named AMCC Player of the Week

Schneider Named AMCC Player of the Week

Buffalo, NY - The D'Youville women's volleyball team picked up another conference win last week on their quest to the playoffs and were led by one of their most experience players.

Senior Megan Schneider (Lockport, NY/Lockport) had another impressive week for the Spartans and has been named Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week. Megan recorded 13 kills against Medaille on Tuesday evening as D'Youville defeated the Mavericks 3-1, adding another conference win. Schneider added a team high 20 digs to record a double-double. On Friday against the University of Rochester, Megan recorded yet another double-double with 13 kills and 10 digs.

Megan is currently tied for first on the Spartans in kills (181) and ranks second in digs (264). Her 2.23 kills/set and 3.26 digs/set are also both second on the team as she has also added 18 assists, 10 service aces, and 16 total blocks.

As a freshman, Megan led the team in kills, kills/set as well as was second in digs and hitting percentage. In her sophomore season, Megan was again second in digs but was tops in assists on the team and third in service aces. Last season, Schneider was again first in kills/set, ranking second in digs/set and fourth in digs. 

A graduate of Lockport High School, Megan played four years of volleyball and four years of softball. As a volleyball player, Schneider was named both a Second and Third Team All-League player. She played club volleyball for Niagara Frontier Volleyball Club. 

An Occupational Therapy major, Megan is the daughter of Mary and Tom Schneider.