Schedule released for 2017 college men’s volleyball national awards

Off the Block will award a dozen college men’s volleyball national honors later this month as part of Awards Week presented by Springbak, Inc.

The college men’s volleyball website each season presents a variety of national player and media awards that recognizes outstanding individual performances in NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball during the regular season.

The annual awards that Off the Block presents are the Lloy Ball Award for the nation’s top setter, the Karch Kiraly Award for the nation’s top outside attacker, the Bryan Ivie Award for the nation’s top opposite, the Ryan Millar Award for the nation’s top middle attacker, the Erik Shoji Award for the nation’s top libero, the Flyer Award for the nation’s top Division II player, the International Player of the Year, the National Blocker of the Year, the National Server of the Year, the Freshmen All-American Team, the Best Men’s Volleyball Online Coverage of the Year award, and the Regional Men’s Volleyball Reporters of the Year.

All the player awards presented by Off the Block are voted upon by a nationwide committee comprised of college men’s volleyball head coaches and media members. The winners of the media awards are determined by Off the Block following a season-long media analysis of college men’s volleyball coverage.

For more information about each award and to view previous winners, click here.

COLLEGE MEN’S VOLLEYBALL AWARDS SCHEDULE

Wednesday, April 12
Best Men’s volleyball Online Coverage of Year

Wednesday, April 19
Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Freshmen All-American Team

Thursday, April 20
Lloy Ball Award finalists
Bryan Ivie Award finalists
Karch Kiraly Award finalists
Erik Shoji Award finalists
Ryan Millar Award finalists

Friday, April 21
Flyer Award finalists
International Player of the Year finalists
Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Server of the Year finalists
Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Blocker of the Year finalists

Monday, April 24
Lloy Ball Award winner
Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Blocker of the Year winner

Tuesday, April 25
Bryan Ivie Award winner
International Player of the Year winner

Wednesday, April 26
Karch Kiraly Award winner
Flyer Award winner

Thursday, April 27
Erik Shoji Award winner
Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Server of the Year winner

Friday, April 28
Ryan Millar Award winner

Sunday, April 30
East Coast, Midwest and West Coast Reporters of the Year