A tournament-best performance from opposite Jaylen Jasper was not enough for the U.S. Boys’ Youth National Team to repeat as NORCECA champions.
Jasper had a team-high 15 kills as the United States lost to the host-nation Cuba 22-25, 25-21, 25-19, 23-25, 15-11 in the U19 NORCECA Continental Championship finals on Wednesday in Havana, Cuba. Continue reading
Concordia-Irvine after competing as an independent will be a part of the conference in two years.
The Eagles announced Wednesday that they have accepted an invitation to become a member of the MPSF starting in the 2018 college men’s volleyball season. Continue reading
Two Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Freshmen All-Americans highlight the players who made the final cut to represent the United States at an upcoming international tournament.
USA Volleyball announced Tuesday its 12-player roster for the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team that will compete at the U21 NORCECA Continental Championship in July. Continue reading
Middle attackers Sam Lewis and Kyler Presho were near flawless offensively to cap-off a perfect group-play stage for the U.S. Boys’ Youth National Team.
Lewis and Presho each had a team-high seven kills and zero attack errors as the United States swept the Dominican Republic 25-16, 25-17, 25-21 on Sunday in Cuba to win the Group A title and earn a bye to the semifinals at the NORCECA U19 Continental Championship. Continue reading
The serving game for the United States continued to be on point at the NORCECA U19 Continental Championship.
The U.S. Boys’ Youth National Team had 12 aces as it swept Costa Rica 25-9, 25-17, 25-16 on Saturday in Cuba to remain undefeated in group-play. Continue reading
Multiple high school players with all-state accolades will join Harvard in the upcoming season.
Harvard announced recently that high school seniors Matthew Ctvrtlik, Martin Heavey, Chase Howard and Erik Johnsson committed to play for the Crimson beginning in the 2017 season. Continue reading
Carthage libero Marc Hansen in one of the closest votes for a national award this season came out atop.
Off the Block announced Saturday that a nationwide voting committee selected Hasen by a two-vote margin as the inaugural recipient of the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Division III National Libero of the Year. Continue reading
An All-American who led his team in offensive and defensive categories will earn one more national accolade to end a championship season.
Off the Block announced Friday that a nationwide voting committee selected SUNY New Paltz middle attacker Steven Woessner as the inaugural recipient of the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Division III National Middle Attacker of the Year. Continue reading
Check out Off the Block’s interview with coach Sam Shweisky about tryouts and selecting the U.S. Boys’ Youth National Team and preparing for the upcoming NORCECA Continental Championship. Continue reading
An opposite who helped lead his team to a conference championship and a NCAA Tournament appearance is the recipient of one of the newest college men’s volleyball awards.
Off the Block announced Thursday that a nationwide voting committee selected Carthage opposite Griffin Shields as the 2016 Off the Block/Springbak Division III National Opposite of the Year. Continue reading