Simone Ferrarezi, Barry University

11/5/2001

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Nov. 5, 2001

Simone Ferrarezi, Barry University
Jr., Outside Hitter, 5-10 (Sao Paulo, Brazil - National American)

Barry's Simone FerrareziSimone Ferrarezi, a 5-10 junior outside hitter for No. 9 Barry University (24-2), has been named the AVCA/Sports Imports Division II National Player of the Week. Ferrarezi tallied 19 kills and 18 digs in leading the Buccaneers to a five-game upset of fifth-ranked Tampa. The victory marked the first time Barry had defeated Sunshine State Conference rival Tampa since October 1, 1999, and extended the Buccaneer's win streak to 13 matches. Earlier in the weekend she recorded a .568 hitting percentage with 23 kills and two errors on 37 attempts in a sweep of Eckerd. She added 14 digs and two blocks on the evening. Ferrarezi's weekend resume included a .457 attack effort, with only five errors in 81 attempts, as well as 5.25-kill and 4.00-dig per game averages.

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