New Pepperdine assistant discusses coming back home

Jonathan Bates | Associate Editor

In his second season at the helm of the five-time national champion Pepperdine, coach David Hunt took the Waves to the 2019 NCAA Tournament semifinals.

After the season concluded, he had to fill two coaching vacancies left by departed assistants. Brad Rostratter resigned during the season to start the Vanguard men’s volleyball program, while Kevin Endsley resigned after the season to accept a position outside of volleyball. It helps to always be able to count on your mentor, head coach emeritus Marv Dunphy, to help out, but Hunt looked to fill the void by tapping into the alumni network. Continue reading “New Pepperdine assistant discusses coming back home”

Off the Block announces Princeton All-Decade Starting Lineup

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Jonathan Bates | Associate Editor

The best Princeton players at their positions during the decade are receiving a college men’s volleyball honor.

Off the Block announced on Friday the seven players selected to the Princeton All-Decade Starting Lineup presented by Off the Block.

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Hawai’i signs multiple high touted setters with new recruiting class

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The defending Big West champions are reloading for another national championship run in the upcoming years.

Hawai’i announced Thursday that high school seniors Austin Buchanan, Makua Marumoto and Jack Walmer have all committed to play for the Rainbow Warriors beginning in 2021. Continue reading “Hawai’i signs multiple high touted setters with new recruiting class”

Off the Block announces Hawai’i All-Decade Starting Lineup

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Jonathan Bates and Tiff Wells

The best Hawai’i players at their positions during the decade are receiving a college men’s volleyball honor.

Off the Block announced on Thursday the seven players selected to the Hawai’i All-Decade Starting Lineup presented by Off the Block.

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