Sophomore Taylor Bloomquist has been selected as the EIVA Defensive Player of the Week after recording 14 total blocks in a 2-0 week to help Sacred Heart into their first EIVA Championship Tournament for the first time since 2010. Bloomquist recorded six total blocks in a 3-1 victory over NJIT on Friday and then followed with eight total blocks in a sweep over Princeton on Saturday. Taylor ended the regular season 1st in the EIVA in blocks/set (1.20), 2nd in total blocks (101) and block assists (83), while ranking 4th in solo blocks (18). Bloomquist’s block/set average is 5th-best in the nation as this is Taylor’s second EIVA Defensive Player of the Week selection in 2017.
Taylor Bloomquist , Sacred Heart
Apr 17, 2017