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

Photo courtesy of John Fajardo and Long Beach State 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: Josh Tuaniga, Long Beach State
Off the Block National Setter of the Week: Josh Tuaniga, Long Beach State
Off the Block Co-National Opposite of the Week: Ryan Moss, USC
Off the Block National Outside Attacker of the Week: Stijn van Tilburg, Hawai’i
Off the Block National Middle Attacker of the Week: Pedro Carvalho, Lincoln Memorial
Off the Block National Libero of the Week: Gage Worsley, Hawai’i
Off the Block National Freshman of the Week: Tanner Petchul, Grand Canyon

Conference Awards

Big West Offensive Player of the Week: Rado Parapunov, Hawai’i
Big West Defensive Player of the Week: Gage Worsley, Hawai’i
Big West Freshman of the Week: Alexandre Nsakanda, UC Irvine

ConfCarolinas Player of the Week: Iyanu Adebisi, Mount Olive

EIVA Offensive Player of the Week: George Huhmann, Princeton
EIVA Defensive Player of the Week: Luca Berger, NJIT

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

MIVA Offensive Player of the Week: Tyler Mitchem, Lewis
MIVA Defensive Player of the Week: Richie Diedrich, Purdue Fort Wayne

MPSF/Molten Offensive Player of the Week: Ryan Moss, USC
MPSF/Molten Defensive Player of the Week: Cole Udall, Grand Canyon

Division III National Awards

Sports Imports/AVCA Division III National Player of the Week: Patrick Rowe, Cal Lutheran

NAIA National Awards

NAIA National Attacker of the Week: Felipe Guirau, Park
NAIA National Defender of the Week: Mitchell Wannahwilai, Mount Mercy
NAIA National Setter of the Week: Jason Harman, Missouri Baptist

National Coaches Poll

1. Long Beach State — 240 (16) points
2. Hawai’i — 224 points
3. UC Santa Barbara — 199 points
4. UCLA — 188 points
5. UC Irvine — 180 points
6. Pepperdine — 165 points
7. Lewis — 136 points
8. Stanford — 130 points
9. BYU — 116 points
10. USC — 78 points
11. Loyola — 77 points
12. CSUN — 70 points
13. Purdue Fort Wayne — 50 points
14. George Mason — 38 points
15. Ball State — 15 points
Others receiving votes: Princeton 6; Grand Canyon

National Media Poll

1. Long Beach State — 118 (10) points
2. Hawai’i — 110 (2) points
3. UC Santa Barbara — 89 points
4. UCLA — 83 points
5. UC Irvine — 71 points
6. Pepperdine — 64 points
7. Lewis — 42 points
8. Stanford — 32 points
9. BYU — 23 points
T-10. Loyola — 7 points
T-10. USC — 7 points
Others receiving votes: Barton 3; Princeton 2

Division II National Coaches Poll

1. Lewis — 50 (10) points
2. Barton — 38 points
3. McKendree — 28 points
T-4. Concordia-Irvine — 11 points
T-4. UC San Diego — 11 points
Others receiving votes: Lincoln Memorial 9; Charleston 1; King 1; North Greenville 1

Division III National Coaches Poll

1. Carthage — 343 (19) points
2. Springfield — 319 (3) points
3. Kean — 312 (2) points
4. Stevens — 298 points
5. Benedectine — 266 points
6. Stevenson — 251 points
7. Southern Virginia — 201 points
8. North Central — 183 points
9. SUNY New Paltz — 138 points
10. Endicott — 128 points
11. Lancaster Bible — 111 points
12. MSOE — 104 points
13. Arcadia — 63 points
14. Elms — 55 points
15. Dominican — 39 points
Others receiving votes: Cal Lutheran 29; Rivier 19; Hunter 8; St. Joseph’s 8; Juniata 4

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