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: Tamir Hershko, UC Irvine
Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Freshman of the Week: Angelos Mandilaris, Barton

Conference Carolinas
Player of the Week: Angelos Mandilaris, Barton

EIVA
Offensive Player of the Week: Jeff Hogan, St. Francis
Defensive Player of the Week: Doug Dzema, Sacred Heart

MIVA
Offensive Player of the Week: Adam Brewster, Lindenwood
Defensive Player of the Week: Ryan Vorderer, Lindenwood

MPSF
Player of the Week: Tamir Hershko, UC Irvine

VolleyMetrics Rally of the Week
St. Francis vs. Charleston

AVCA NATIONAL COACHES POLL (Week 8)
1. Ohio State — 360 (24) points
2. Long Beach State — 335 points
3. BYU — 312 points
4. Hawai’i — 289 points
5. Lewis — 254 points
6. UC Irvine — 243 points
6. UCLA — 208 points
8. Stanford — 190 points
9. Loyola — 170 points
10. Pepperdine — 136 points
11. Ball State — 109 points
12. CSUN — 95 points
13. UC Santa Barbara — 78 points
14. USC — 62 points
15. Penn State — 37 points
Others receiving votes: UC San Diego 2

OFF THE BLOCK/SPRINGBAK, INC. NATIONAL MEDIA POLL (Week 8)
1. Ohio State — 100 (10) points
2. Long Beach State — 88 points
3. BYU — 81 points
4. Hawai’i — 70 points
5. Lewis — 56 points
6. UC Irvine — 45 points
7. UCLA — 42 points
8. Loyola — 33 points
9 Stanford — 19 points
10. Ball State — 6 points
Others receiving votes: Pepperdine 4; USC 4; CSUN 1; Sacred Heart 1

OFF THE BLOCK/SPRINGBAK, INC. DIVISION II NATIONAL COACHES POLL (Week 8)
1. Lewis — 40 (8) points
T-2. Cal Baptist — 25 points
T-2. UC San Diego — 25 points
4. Concordia-Irvine — 18 points
5. McKendree — 9 points
Others receiving votes: Barton 2; King 1