BEVERYLY, Mass. - Senior setter Becca Houghton has been selected to compete in the 2019 NEWVA Senior Classic All-Star Event, which will take place on Sunday, December 8 at Eastern Nazarene College. The event will consist of an All-Star game and skills competition comprised of the top senior student-athletes in the Division III New England region.
Houghton competed in 121 matches over her four year career at Wheaton, compiling 3418 assists, 1035 digs, 407 kills and 275 service aces. After the 2019 season, she moved up the ranks to second all-time in program history in assists just behind Becca Rose '10, and second all-time in service aces behind the 338 of Neva Metcalf '99.
Wheaton finished the season in fourth place in NEWMAC standings with an overall record of 19-12 and an in-conference record of 6-4. The Lyons defeated Coast Guard, 3-0 in the final match of the regular season before hosting them in the quarterfinals three days later and falling 3-1.