Audio: Shondell family reacts to two MIVA teams in NCAA finals

Few could have imagined a match like tonight when Don Shondell and Jim Coleman in 1961 founded the MIVA as the first college men’s volleyball conference.

For the first time in the history of the NCAA Tournament two teams the from the oldest volleyball conference in the nation will meet in the national championship match.


Check out Off the Block’s interview with Purdue women’s volleyball coach Dave Shondell and Ball State women’s volleyball coach Steve Shondell, who is the sons of the MIVA founder and Hall of Fame coach Don Shondell.

Ball State coach Steve Shondell

Purude coach Dave Shondell