UCLA overwhelming favorite in the MPSF preseason poll

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Jonathan Bates | Associate Editor

It’s no surprise the two MPSF teams that made it to the NCAA Tournament last season – UCLA and BYU – are the two teams that received first-places votes in the MPSF preseason coaches poll released Thursday. Both teams spent the offseason filling in major holes created by graduated starters. Continue reading “UCLA overwhelming favorite in the MPSF preseason poll”

Loyola signs highly touted recruits from California, Wisconsin, Germany

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The Loyola recruiting footprint remains nationwide — and now even extends into Europe.

The Ramblers announced that high school seniors Colton Brooks, Colman Chadam, Taylan Cook, Anton Frank, Jake Maffett, Brian Voight and Jack Yentz have all committed to join Loyola for the 2020 season. Continue reading “Loyola signs highly touted recruits from California, Wisconsin, Germany”

Audio: Limestone coach sets big goal of winning NCAA championship

A losing record last season has not deterred coach Steve Benson from placing zero limits on what his team can accomplish in 2019.

Check out Off the Block’s interview with the Limestone coach as he discusses continuing to build a championship mentality at the ConfCarolinas school and the team’s improvements since last season. Continue reading “Audio: Limestone coach sets big goal of winning NCAA championship”

Ball State signs Wisconsin Player of Year, USA Volleyball award winner

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Two recruits who have earned some of the nation’s highest accolades in high school and club volleyball are headed to one of the most storied Midwest college men’s volleyball programs.

Ball State announced that high school seniors Wil McPhillips and Bryce Behrendt have committed to join the Cardinals beginning in the 2020 season. Continue reading “Ball State signs Wisconsin Player of Year, USA Volleyball award winner”