IPFW starts campaign to name court after retiring coach Ball

Coach Arnie Ball could have a permanent presence at IPFW’s Gates Athletics Center even after he retires at the end of the season.

IPFW announced Monday that it is launching The Arnie Ball Court Campaign, a $250,000 fundraising campaign to rename its home court after the Hall of Fame coach. Continue reading

IPFW releases 2012 schedule: 5 things to know about this schedule

A season opening trip to Puerto Rico and playing Long Beach State in a non-conference tournament highlights the IPFW 2012 regular season schedule that the team released earlier this week.

IPFW finished last season in fifth place in the MIVA and lost in the conference tournament quarterfinals. The Mastodons have five starters returning for the upcoming season, including All-MIVA outside attacker Eddie Rivera.

Check out the five things to take away from IPFW’s schedule for the 2012 season.
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The top 5 men’s volleyball stories of the week

It’s your top five men’s volleyball story list, but with a twist.

Every Sunday during the men’s volleyball season Off the Block will post the top five best men’s volleyball stories of the week from around the nation. The list, though, is based more on how well the reporter wrote and covered the story rather than just what happened on the court.
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