Harvard new recruiting class enters with high expectations

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The defending EIVA champs have bolstered its 2019 roster with multiple recruits who have earned state and national accolades.

Harvard recently announced that high school graduates Ryan Hong, Eric Li, Campbell Schoenfeld, Buddy Scott and Jason Shen have committed to play for the Crimson beginning next season. Continue reading “Harvard new recruiting class enters with high expectations”

BYU, Fort Wayne, Hawai’i, NJIT players compete in European League

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Four college men’s volleyball players are spending this summer competing in one of the most prestigious European international tournaments.

NJIT’s Alvaro Gimeno, BYU’s Miki Jauhianien, Fort Wayne’s Frederico Santos and Hawai’i’s Stijn van Tilburg are all on their nations’ rosters for the 2018 Golden European League. Continue reading “BYU, Fort Wayne, Hawai’i, NJIT players compete in European League”

EIVA promotes Yurk to be conference’s new executive director

The EIVA’s associate commissioner and the former director of the men’s volleyball NCAA Tournament will now assume the top office with the conference.

Russ Yurk was named the new EIVA executive director at the annual league meetings on Tuesday, according to a social media post from the EIVA executive director emeritus Ivan Marquez. Continue reading “EIVA promotes Yurk to be conference’s new executive director”

All-MPSF transfer, highly touted international recruits commit to NJIT

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A former All-MPSF middle attacker and two recruits who played for Puerto Rico and Denmark in international tournaments are among the players joining NJIT.

NJIT announced earlier this week that Cal Baptist transfer Enrique de Diego Garcia along with high school seniors Roque Nido, Jens Feldhus, Derek Evans and Will Andrews have committed to play for the Highlanders in 2019. Continue reading “All-MPSF transfer, highly touted international recruits commit to NJIT”

Field unveiled for 2018 OTB/Springbak Fan Choice Player of Year tourney

The bracket and the 64 players in the field have been finalized for the annual Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Fan Choice National Player of the Year tournament.

The Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Fan Choice National Player of the Year recognizes the best individual performances from NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball players during the season and gives volleyball fans from around the world the chance to determine who was the best player. Continue reading “Field unveiled for 2018 OTB/Springbak Fan Choice Player of Year tourney”