Hawai’i edges Long Beach State for top spot in first RPI rankings of season

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Long Beach State may be No. 1 in the national polls, but Hawai’i is atop the rankings that matter for NCAA Tournament selection.

The Rainbow Warriors finished No. 1 and one spot ahead of the defending NCAA champions 49er in the season’s inaugural RPI rankings that were released Monday. Continue reading “Hawai’i edges Long Beach State for top spot in first RPI rankings of season”

Lincoln Memorial freshman wins Independent Teams Player of Week

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A freshman who led Lincoln Memorial defensively and from the service line in a sweep is earning a college men’s volleyball award for the first time in his college career.

Off the Block announced Monday that outside attacker Johansen Negron was selected as the Off the Block Independent Teams Player of the Week. Continue reading “Lincoln Memorial freshman wins Independent Teams Player of Week”