Byrne Named 2016 AVCA All-America Honorable Mention

Byrne Named 2016 AVCA All-America Honorable Mention

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Susquehanna senior volleyball player Erin Byrne has been named a 2016 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III All-America Honorable Mention, released Tuesday. This is the second year in a row that Byrne has been named to the All-America Honorable Mention team.

A four-time All-Landmark Conference selection, Byrne earned her fourth straight First-Team accolade this past season. Byrne, a right-side hitter, was also a 2016 First-Team North Region selection.

The senior finished the year with 362 kills, a 2.83 kills per set average and totaled 66 blocks and 61 digs.

Byrne finished her career with 1,465 total kills which ranks her 6th all-time at SU, 909 digs, and 249 total blocks.

Byrne led the River Hawks to a program record of 31 wins and an at large bid to the NCAA Tournament where they faced Clarkson in the first round at SUNY Brockport.