Northern New York Newspapers
Watertown Daily Times
The Journal
Daily Courier-Observer
NNY Ads
NNY Business
NNY Living
Malone Telegram
Fri., Apr. 25
SUBSCRIBE
Serving the community of Ogdensburg, New York
28°F
Related Stories

Chin earns repeat Academic All-American volleyball honors

ARTICLE OPTIONS
A A
print this article
e-mail this article

POTSDAM - For the second straight year, junior Erika Chin (Katy, TX) of the Clarkson University women’s volleyball team was named a Capital One/CoSIDA District 3 Academic All-American, becoming only the second player in the program’s history to win the award in back-to-back years.

Chin, who sports a 3.854 cumulative grade-point average with a double major in chemical engineering and engineering and management, is only the fourth player (six occasions) to gain the honor for the volleyball program.

With 667 digs this year, Chin is the Liberty League leader in that category and ranks third in digs per set (4.98) in the conference. She also is fifth in the Liberty League in aces per set (0.44), though her total of 59 ranks third. The Golden Knights’ third-year libero is already third on Clarkson’s all-time list in digs (1614) and is second in aces (188). More importantly, Clarkson is headed to the NCAA National Championships as one of only eight remaining teams in the country. The Golden Knights will look to reach the national semifinals when they face the University of St. Thomas (Minnesota) at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Connect with Us
OGD on FacebookOGD on Twitter
Thursday 's Covers
Frontpage
Sports cover
Our Community cover
Reader Rewards
Reader Rewards
Publication Supplements