Josh Walker now has a national coaching award to go along with a national award as a player.
The former All-American and current Hawai’i assistant coach on Wednesday was named the 2019 AVCA National Assistant Coach of the Year. Continue reading “Hawai’i coach Walker wins 2019 AVCA National Assistant Coach of Year”
Two of the top players in college men’s volleyball will represent the United States at an upcoming international tournament.
USA Volleyball announced Wednesday that Loyola setter Garrett Zolg and Hawai’i middle attacker Patrick Gasman were selected to country’s 14-player roster for the upcoming NORCECA Championship Cup. Continue reading “Hawai’i, Loyola starters make U.S. roster for NORCECA Championship Cup”
Hawai’i outside attacker Colton Cowell three months after standing out on the biggest college men’s volleyball stage will now represent the United States at an international event.
Cowell was among the 12 players selected to the U.S. roster for the Pan American Games men’s volleyball tournament that starts Tuesday in Peru. Continue reading “Hawai’i outside makes U.S. roster for Pan American Games”
A Hawai’i incoming recruit delivered his best performance at the FIVB U21 World Championship to put Brazil on the medal podium.
Middle attacker Guilherme Voss Messias Dos Santos had a match-high seven blocks as Brazil swept Russia 25-21, 27-25, 25-12 in the bronze-medal match of the World Championship on Saturday in Bahrain. Continue reading “Hawai’i recruits leads Brazil to bronze medal at U21 World Championship”
The biggest non-conference home match in Lincoln Memorial’s program history is set.
Coach John Cash informed Off the Block this week that Lincoln Memorial will play host to the defending NCAA Tournament finalists Hawai’i on Jan. 20, 2020 in Harrogate, Tennessee. Continue reading “Lincoln Memorial to have home match vs. Hawai’i in 2020 season”
Hawai’i opposite Rado Parapunov will go from playing in the NCAA Tournament finals to possibly playing in the world’s biggest international tournament.
Parapunov was selected to the Bulgarian Men’s National Team preliminary roster for the upcoming FIVB Volleyball Nations League. Continue reading “Hawai’i opposite Parapunov makes Bulgaria preliminary roster for Volleyball Nations League”
Check out the Hawai’i postmatch news conference following its four-game loss to Long Beach State in the NCAA Tournament finals. Continue reading “Video: Hawai’i NCAA Tournament finals postmatch news conference”
Check out the Hawai’i news conference as it prepares to play Long Beach State in the NCAA Tournament finals on Saturday. Continue reading “Video: Hawai’i NCAA Tournament finals prematch news conference”
Within two years, Hawai’i opposite Rado Parapunov went from a freshman battling for a spot in the starting lineup to now being the best at his position.
Off the Block announced Friday that a nationwide voting committee selected Parapunov as the recipient of the 2019 Bryan Ivie Award. Continue reading “Hawai’i opposite Parapunov wins 2019 Bryan Ivie Award”
Hawai’i setter Joe Worsley is officially the top setter in the country.
Off the Block announced Friday that a nationwide voting committee selected Worsley as the recipient of the 2019 Lloy Ball Award.
The Lloy Ball Award, which is named after the former Purdue Fort Wayne All-American and U.S. Olympian setter, is presented to the nation’s best setter in NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball during the regular season. Continue reading “Hawai’i setter Worsley wins 2019 Lloy Ball Award”