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Hamanaka named honorable-mention All-American: Traci Hamanaka, a former Burroughs High standout and sophomore for the Wellesley College women's volleyball team, has been named an American Volleyball Coaches Assn. Division III honorable-mention All-American.
The awards were presented Nov. 17 at the NCAA Division III Women's National Championship banquet in St. Louis.
The honor came at the conclusion of a fine season for Hamanaka, a defensive specialist/libero. She was also named to the All-New England Region Team along with teammates Isabel Custodio and Sydney Carfagno, who played at Campbell Hall