Recipients unveiled for Off the Block National Weekly Awards

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Off the Block announced on Monday the recipients of the National Position Player of the Week Awards and the National Freshman of the Week.

The National Position Player of the Week Awards recognize the libero, middle attacker, opposite, outside attacker and setter who had the best performances in NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball during the week. In addition, the National Player of the Week is presented to the top freshman from the week in NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball. Continue reading “Recipients unveiled for Off the Block National Weekly Awards”

Lincoln Memorial opposite Cory named Independent Teams Player of Week

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Opposite Evan Cory is earning a national award after having double-digit kills and hitting more than .500 in a match against the top-ranked team in the nation.

Off the Block announced Monday that the Lincoln Memorial senior was selected as the Off the Block Independent Teams Player of the Week. Continue reading “Lincoln Memorial opposite Cory named Independent Teams Player of Week”

Match-point video: Penn State beats USC in five games for fourth straight victory

The final block of middle attacker Jason Donorovich’s match-high nine block performance officially put an end to the upset scare for No. 10/9 Penn State.

Donorovich and outside attacker Henrik Falck Lauten closed out the match with back-to-back blocks as Penn State defeated USC 23-25, 29-27, 27-29, 25-23, 15-12 on Sunday in University Park, Pennsylvania at the Big Ten/Pac 12 Challenge. Continue reading “Match-point video: Penn State beats USC in five games for fourth straight victory”

College men’s volleyball match results from this week

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Check out the complete match results from the NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball teams that were in action this week. In addition, click here for the updated college men’s volleyball standings.

The new national coaches poll will be released on Monday, while the new national media poll will be released on Tuesday. Continue reading “College men’s volleyball match results from this week”