Recap: College men’s volleyball weekly award recipients, updated rankings

Photo courtesy of Hawai’i athletics

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: Rado Parapunov, Hawai’i
Off the Block National Setter of the Week: Joe Worsley, Hawai’i
Off the Block Co-National Opposite of the Week: Angelos Mandilaris, Barton
Off the Block Co-National Opposite of the Week: Rado Parapunov, Hawai’i
Off the Block National Outside Attacker of the Week: Michael Fisher, St. Francis
Off the Block National Middle Attacker of the Week: Nick Amado, Long Beach State
Off the Block National Libero of the Week: Cole Pender, UCLA
Off the Block National Freshman of the Week: Davide Gardini, BYU

Conference Awards

Big West Offensive Player of the Week: Rado Parapunov, Hawai’i
Big West Defensive Player of the Week: Nick Amado, Long Beach State
Big West Freshman of the Week: Ryan Wilcox, UC Santa Barbara

ConfCarolinas Player of the Week: Geraldo Rivera, Limestone

EIVA Offensive Player of the Week: Michael Fisher, St. Francis
EIVA Defensive Player of the Week: Luis Velez, George Mason

Independent Teams Player of the Week: Evan Cory, Lincoln Memorial

MIVA Offensive Player of the Week: Julian Moses, Lewis
MIVA Defensive Player of the Week: Pelegrin Vargas, Purdue Fort Wayne

MPSF/Molten Offensive Player of the Week: Austin Matautia, UCLA
MPSF/Molten Defensive Player of the Week: Ryan Moss, USC

Division III National Awards

Sports Imports/AVCA Division III National Player of the Week: Neil Ferraro, NYU

NAIA National Awards

NAIA National Attacker of the Week: Felipe Guirau, Park
NAIA National Defender of the Week: Matheu Andrade, Lourdes
NAIA National Setter of the Week: Henrique Gehrke, Lourdes

National Coaches Poll

1. Long Beach State — 240 (16) points
2. Hawai’i — 224 points
3. UC Irvine — 193 points
4. UC Santa Barbara — 191 points
5. UCLA — 187 points
6. Pepperdine — 162 points
7. Lewis — 133 points
8. Stanford — 128 points
9. Loyola — 112 points
10. BYU — 108 points
11. USC — 67 points
12. CSUN — 61 points
13. Purdue Fort Wayne — 49 points
14. George Mason — 33 points
15. Ball State — 23 points
Others receiving votes: Princeton 6

National Media Poll

1. Long Beach State — 138 (12) points
2. Hawai’i — 128 (2) points
3. UC Irvine — 102 points
4. UC Santa Barbara — 95 points
5. UCLA — 92 points
6. Pepperdine — 66 points
7. Lewis — 45 points
8. Stanford — 40 points
9. Loyola — 36 points
10. BYU — 15 points
Others receiving votes: Barton 3; Princeton 1; USC 1

Division II National Coaches Poll

1. Lewis — 50 (10) points
2. Barton — 38 points
3. McKendree — 27 points
4. UC San Diego — 18 points
5. Lincoln Memorial — 9 points
Others receiving votes: Concordia-Irvine 6, Charleston 2

Division III National Coaches Poll

1. Carthage — 338 (17) points
2. Springfield — 323 (5) points
3. Kean — 308 (2) points
4. Stevens — 300 points
5. Benedectine — 267 points
6. Stevenson — 245 points
7. SUNY New Paltz — 214 points
8. Southern Virginia — 177 points
9. North Central — 170 points
10. Dominican — 145 points
11. Lancaster Bible — 119 points
12. Endicott — 93 points
13. Arcadia — 59 points
14. Milwaukee Engineering — 35 points
T-15. Juniata — 25 points
T-15. Rivier — 25 points
Others receiving votes: Elms 13; Cal Lutheran 12; Hunter 10; St. John Fisher 2

NAIA National Coaches Poll

1. Missouri Baptist — 131 (10) points
2. Lourdes — 123 (2) points
3. Benedictine Mesa — 111 points
4. Grand View — 100 points
5. Park — 87 points
6. Aquinas — 86 points
7. Ottawa (Kansas) — 70 points
8. Hope International — 64 points
9. Mount Mercy — 61 points
10. St. Ambrose — 32 points
Others receiving votes: UC Merced 14; St. Xavier 8; Briar Cliff 7; Clarke 4; Siena Heights 3