Junior Johnny Gomez has been selected as the EIVA Defensive Player of the Week as his play last week helped George Mason earn back-to-back wins over nationally ranked EIVA opponents. In the Patriots’ 3-0 win over #15 Saint Francis (Pa.), Gomez would finish with 10 digs and also had an assists. In George Mason’s 3-1 victory against #9 Penn State, Johnny recorded a career-high 20 digs and also had three assists. On the week Gomez averaged 4.3 digs per set. This is Jonny’s first EIVA Defensive Player of the Week selection in 2016.