Volleyball | Three area grads named to preseason All-MAC teams

Lauren Wicinski made a lot of waves as a freshman at Northern Illinois last season. The Geneva grad

Freshman of the Year, Player of the Year and 1st team All-MAC honors while etching her name in the record books during her rookie season.

And that performance has expectations high for her sophomore year.

Wicinski was one of three area graduates

women's volleyball team Tuesday.

Joining her are


graduate Katie Post (Ohio) and


's Kristin Hoffman (Northern Illinois).

The league's coaches chose Northern Illinois and Ohio as the preseason favorites in their divisions, with the Huskies the favorite to take home the conference crown.