MVP, All-Tournament Team unveiled for 2019 Grow the Game Challenge

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Sixteen college men’s volleyball players were selected to the All-Tournament Team for the Off the Block Grow the Game Challenge presented by MotorMVB.

The Grow the Game Challenge was a three-day non-conference tournament that featured 10 teams and took place Friday through Sunday at Cumberland University in Lebanon, Tennessee. Continue reading “MVP, All-Tournament Team unveiled for 2019 Grow the Game Challenge”

Trophy Presentation: Barton wins 2019 Grow the Game Challenge championship

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Barton finished undefeated at the Off the Block Grow the Game Challenge presented MotorMVB to win the tournament championship on Sunday.

Despite having never beating a MPSF or nationally ranked team in its program history, Barton upset both No. 15 Grand Canyon and USC earlier in the weekend. It also swept Quincy on the final day of the tournament to win the non-conference tournament title. Continue reading “Trophy Presentation: Barton wins 2019 Grow the Game Challenge championship”

Video: USC beats Lindenwood in lengthy OT to win Battle for the Tall Slim Tees V-Neck

USC bounced back a day after losing to Barton with a sweep in a trophy match.

Outside attacker Jack Wyett had a match-high 19 kills while hitting .457 as USC beat Lindenwood 25-20, 25-21, 32-30 to win the Battle for the Tall Slim Tees V-Neck on Sunday at the Off the Block Grow the Game Challenge presented by MotorMVB. Continue reading “Video: USC beats Lindenwood in lengthy OT to win Battle for the Tall Slim Tees V-Neck”

Video: Barton sweeps Quincy to capture Grow the Game Challenge championship

The dream weekend ended with a tournament championship.

Barton remained undefeated in tournament play as it swept Quincy 25-14, 25-21, 29-27 in the Battle of the Molten Golden Volleyball on Sunday to become the 2019 champions of the Off the Block Grow the Game Challenge presented by MotorMVB. Continue reading “Video: Barton sweeps Quincy to capture Grow the Game Challenge championship”

College men’s volleyball match results from Sunday


Check out all the final scores from matches involving NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball teams that took place on Saturday. In addition, click here for the updated college men’s volleyball standings.

Grow the Game Challenge matches
Quincy def. Limestone, 25-23, 25-19, 25-19
Grand Canyon def. Lincoln Memorial 25-18, 25-18, 24-26, 18-25, 15-10
Barton def. Quincy 25-14, 25-21, 29-27
USC def. Lindenwood 25-20, 25-21, 32-30

Off the Block National Offensive Player of the Night
Jack Wyett, USC – Wyett pounded away a match-high 19 kills while hitting .457 to lead the Trojans to a three-set win over Lindenwood.

Off the Block National Defensive Player of the Night
Pedro Carvalho, Lincoln Memorial – Carvalho recorded a match-high seven blocks and added four digs in a five-set loss to Grand Canyon.