Racers' Nuccio Named Freshman of the Week



Federica Nuccio, outside hitter from Frossasco, Italy, has been named the Missouri Valley Conference Freshman of the Week for the second time this season after contributing to the Racers two wins over Bradley and Illinois State this past weekend.

Nuccio led the Racers in kills this weekend with 29 (3.63 per set) and was second in digs with 22 (2.75 per set). She recorded double-doubles in both games, with 13 kills and 11 digs against Bradley before making 16 kills and 11 digs against Illinois State.

She led the Racers and is ranked tenth in the MVC in points with 33.5 (4.19 per set).

Murray State volleyball goes back on the court at Northern Iowa on Friday.

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