SAN ANTONIO (Dec. 10, 2019) – The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced the 2019 All-Region Team for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). Chosen from Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) are Anyssa Rivera (SR/El Paso, Texas) and Anissa Tamez (JR/San Antonio, Texas).
Both Rivera and Tamez have been named to the South Central Region Honorable Mention Team. This is Tamez's third consecutive award.
Rivera adds this award to her First-Team All-Conference honor. She finished out her career with 788 kills on 2,547 total attacks, 871 assists, 50 service aces, 282 receptions, 451 digs, 15 solo blocks and 143 block assists. Rivera has played in the most games at OLLU with 421.
Tamez was also selected to the All-Conference First Team and Conference All-Tournament Team. The junior has accumulated an all-time best 2,471 assists, 90 service aces and 602 digs