Three FCIAC volleyball players earn Val Dickinson Awards

Three star volleyball players from the FCIAC will receive Val Dickinson Memorial Volleyball Awards for the 2014 season.

The trio includes Celia Martzolf of conference champion Darien, Nicole Pease of Stamford, and Sabrina Malik of Wilton. All three players were nominated by their coaches. The awards will be presented by the Connecticut Federation of Volleyball Officials at the recepients’ schools.

The Val Dickinson Award is given in honor of the CVFO official who was inducted into the Connecticut Women’s Volleyball Hall of Fame posthumously in 2009. The award is given to players who display “exemplary volleyball skills, exhibition of leadership, teamwork, sportsmanship and love of the game.”