Emerson Men's Volleyball's Mark Piorkowski (Montclair, N.J.) has been named to the Men's Volleyball GNAC All Conference Third Team for his performance in the 2019 season. Samuel Willinger (Golden Beach, Fla.) was named to the All-Sportsmanship Team.
Piorkowski averaged 4.10 kills for the Lions, first in the conference and leading the team. Piorkowski was second in the conference in total kills with 340. Piorkowski also excelled on the serve, averaging .55 service aces per set. He was an all around player, showing his importance on the defensive end with 190 total digs, 10th in the GNAC. He also had six solo blocks, which was good for 21st in the conference.
Willinger was named to the All-Sportsmanship team for his great play throughout the 2019 season. Willinger averaged 2.16 kills per set with 179 total hills. He had nine service aces and 66 digs on the season.
You can read the full release from the GNAC here.