Gomes Grabs Third NECC Player & Rookie of the Week Awards

Gomes Grabs Third NECC Player & Rookie of the Week Awards

Attleboro, Mass. – For the second week in a row, Dean College freshman sensation Diondre Gomes (Fairhaven, Mass.) has been named the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Men's Volleyball Player and Rookie of the Week it was announced on Monday by the league office.

In the Bulldogs' lone week of the contest, Gomes was stellar in leading Dean to a fourth straight victory. He finished with 15 kills on an impressive .400 hitting as the Bulldogs swept past league rival, Southern Vermont, 3-0.

With that victory, Dean improved to 8-7 overall and 3-2 in conference contests.

Gomes and the rest of the Bulldogs will return to action on Thursday with an interesting matchup against NECC rival, Eastern Nazarene. First serve is slated for 6:00 p.m.