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The offensive capabilities of outside attacker Pelegrín Vargas were on full display at the NORCECA Challenger Cup.
The Purdue Fort Wayne outside attacker playing with the Puerto Rican Men’s National Team finished among the tournament leaders in multiple offensive categories.
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Off the Block selected the top players in college men’s volleyball and seeded them into a bracket. Now it is up to the fans to determine who should win the Off the Block Fan Choice National Player of the Year.
The Off the Block 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 decide the winner through online voting.
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Time to empty the notebook that is filled with college men’s volleyball news and notes. Check out some of the more interesting news tidbits and other notes involving college men’s volleyball teams and players.
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The annual award season in college men’s volleyball has resulted in plenty of accolades for some of the nation’s top players and coaches.
Check out the individuals who won the 2019 college men’s volleyball national awards and conference award.
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Nickie Sanlin is earning a national coaching honor after guiding McKendree to its best finish in the MIVA and its deepest postseason run in program history.
Off the Block announced Tuesday that Sanlin was selected as the inaugural recipient of the Ivan Marquez Award.
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A Purdue Fort Wayne setter will have an opportunity to represent Portugal in the most prestigious international tournament.
Frederico Santos was named to the Portuguese Men’s National Team preliminary roster for the FIVB Volleyball Nations League that will take place this summer.
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Check out the Lewis postmatch news conference following its season-ending loss to the No. 1 overall seed Hawai’i in the NCAA Tournament semifinals on Thursday.
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The NCAA Tournament continues on today with both semifinal matches. Check out what to know about these NCAA Tournament matches and how to follow them live.
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Lewis rallied from a 22-20 deficit to win the fourth game and secure the victory against USC in the NCAA Tournament opening round on Tuesday in Long Beach, California. Check out the video highlights of the final plays from this postseason match.
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Opposite Mitch Perinar finished with 13 kills on a .393 attack percentage as Lewis defeated USC in four games in the NCAA Tournament opening round.
Check out Off the Block editor Vinnie Lopes’ postmatch interview with Perinar.