Mike Rozek - D'Youville College

3/6/2006

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March 6, 2006

Mike Rozek - D'Youville College
Sr., Outside Hitter, 6-6 (West Seneca, N.Y. - West Seneca West High School)


Photo courtesy of D'Youville athletics

Mike Rozek, a 6-6 senior outside hitter for 11th-ranked D'Youville College (11-5, 3-1 NECVA West), has been selected the Sports Imports/AVCA Division III Men's National Player of the WeekSM. Rozek led the Spartans to five-game victories over 12th-ranked Nazareth on Feb. 28 and second-ranked Clarke on March 2. He provided D'Youville with a .349 attack percentage for the week with averages of 5.00 points, 4.90 kills and 1.90 digs per game. Rozek contributed a career-high 30 kills with a .520 attack percentage versus Nazareth. He added four digs and 37 reception attempts with only one error on serve receive. Rozek charted 19 kills and 15 digs for a double-double to lead the Spartans to the upset of Clarke. He added 22 errorless service receptions in the match. He hit .692 with 10 kills on 13 attempts during the fifth game of the two matches last week. Rozek averages 2.71 points, 2.07 kills and 0.81 blocks per game with a .386 season attack percentage. Rozek, who also claimed the national honor on April 4, 2005, is the seventh Spartan to be earn the award. The D'Youville head coach is John Hutton.

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