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Miyazaki Named Honorable Mention All-American

Miyazaki Named Honorable Mention All-American

Genesee Community College freshman Ai Miyazaki (Waka Yaha, Japan) was recently recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) as a women's volleyball Honorable Mention All-American.

Miyazaki played in all 45 matches this fall for GCC and led the Cougars in total kills (331), digs (778), aces (119) and was tied for the team lead in sets (151). Her 0.79 service aces per set was the sixth best average in the country and she held the 13th highest dig total.

Genesee won the Division II Region III title for the 19th consecutive season and also captured the District L championship to advance to the NJCAA National Tournament in Phoenix, AZ. The Cougars finished the season with a 24-20 overall record.