College men’s volleyball weekly polls, award recipients

Check out all the national rankings and individuals who earned national and conference player of the week honors in college men’s volleyball this week.

National awards
Sports Imports/AVCA National Player of the Week: Ben Patch, BYU
Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Freshman of the Week: Matt Szews, Ball State

Conference Carolinas
Player of the Week: Eddie Moushikhian, King

EIVA
Offensive Player of the Week: Ryan Santos, Charleston
Defensive Player of the Week: Joshua Ayzenberg, Sacred Heart

MIVA
Offensive Player of the Week: Miles Johnson, Ohio State
Co-Defensive Player of the Week: Collin Mahan, Loyola

MPSF
Player of the Week: Ben Patch, BYU

VolleyMetrics Rally of the Week
BYU vs. UCLA

AVCA NATIONAL COACHES POLL (Week 5)
1. Ohio State — 360 (24) points
2. Long Beach State — 322 points
3. BYU — 318 points
4. UCLA — 292 points
5. Hawai’i — 268 points
6. Lewis — 226 points
7. UC Irvine — 201 points
8. Stanford — 174 points
9. Pepperdine — 172 points
10. Loyola — 158 points
11. Ball State — 110 points
12. UC Santa Barbara — 94 points
13. CSUN — 90 points
14. Penn State — 63 points
15. George Mason — 25 points
Others receiving votes: USC 3; Grand Canyon 2

OFF THE BLOCK/SPRINGBAK, INC. NATIONAL MEDIA POLL (Week 5)
1. Ohio State — 120 (12) points
2. BYU — 105 points
3. Long Beach State — 97 points
4. UCLA — 86 points
5. Hawai’i — 70 points
6. Lewis — 47 points
7. UC Irvine — 39 points
8. Loyola — 34 points
9. Stanford — 20 points
10. Pepperdine — 19 points
Others receiving votes: Ball State 11; CSUN 4; Penn State 4; UC San Diego 1

OFF THE BLOCK/SPRINGBAK, INC. DIVISION II NATIONAL COACHES POLL (Week 5)
1. Lewis — 49 (9) points
2. Cal Baptist — 37 points
3. Concordia-Irvine — 28 (1) points
4. UC San Diego — 18 points
5. McKendree — 13 points
Others receiving votes: Barton 2; King 2; Mount Olive 1