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Madeira earns NAIA All-American honors

Marcela Madeira

JACKSON, Tenn. - 12/7/2009 - Marcela Madeira Earns NAIA All-American Honors Union University volleyball placed Marcela Madeira on the 2009 NAIA All-American team. Madeira earned Honorable Mention All-American honors for her efforts in leading Union to a runner-up finish in the TranSouth Conference Tournament.

Madeira, a 5-foot-10 junior from Brazil, led Union with 465 kills, a .301 hitting percentage, 507 digs, 3.39 kills per set and 3.7 digs per set. She was also named All-Conference and was named TranSouth Player of the Week twice.

Union finished the 2009 season 30-10 record overall and 9-5 in league play.


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