Alma, Mich. - Haley Novak (Midland, Mich. / Bullock Creek) of the Alma College volleyball team has been named the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association volleyball Specialist of the Week, as announced by the conference on Monday (Sept. 10).
Novak set a new career-high in assists three times last week, ending with 52 in a 3-1 win over Saint Mary's at the MIAA Preview Tournament on Saturday (Sept. 8) - no other player in the conference has more than 43 assists in a game. She added a personal weekend-high of 17 digs against the Belles, as well. For the tournament, Novak had a total of 10 kills, two aces and 44 digs in four matches.
Novak is currently second in the MIAA in assists with 225 and third in assists per set with 8.33.