Two NCAA men’s volleyball players have been selected to play for Canada as the country tries to qualify for the 2019 FIVB U21 World Championship.
UC Irvine opposite Alexandre Nsakanda and Stanford libero Justin Lui were among the players named to the Canadian Men’s Junior National Team that announced its roster earlier this week. Continue reading “Stanford, UC Irvine players make Canadian Junior National Team”
A nationwide voting committee selected 10 players to the annual Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Freshmen All-American Team.
The Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. Freshmen All-American Team honors the top NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball freshmen players from the regular season. This is the fifth year Off the Block and Springbak, Inc. have presented the national honor, and it remains the only Freshmen All-American Team presented in college men’s volleyball. Continue reading “OTB, Springbak unveil 2018 Freshmen All-American Team”
Five college men’s volleyball players have earned national awards for being the best at their position. Continue reading “Off the Block, Molten unveil National Position Player of Week Awards”
A season-best performance and helping Stanford pull off two upsets was more than enough for opposite Jaylen Jasper to earn another college men’s volleyball national award.
Off the Block announced Monday that Jasper was selected as the Springbak/Off the Block National Freshman of the Week. Continue reading “Stanford opposite Jasper named Springbak/OTB National Freshman of Week”
Even missing time on the court with an injury did not prevent Stanford opposite Jaylen Jasper from winning a college men’s volleyball national award.
Off the Block announced Monday that Jasper was selected as the Off the Block/Springbak, Inc. National Freshman of the Week. Continue reading “Stanford opposite Jasper named National Freshman of Week”
The weekend can get hectic during the college men’s volleyball season. That’s why Off the Block is providing the top five things to take away from all the NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball matches this weekend. Continue reading “Quick hits: 5 things to take away from the weekend in college volleyball”
In what coach Mike Rumbaugh called possibly the greatest day in program history, St. Francis defeated both No. 8 Stanford and UC Santa Barbara at the Asics Invitational on Friday. Continue reading “Audio: St. Francis discusses massive upset wins vs. No. 8 Stanford, UCSB”
The youngest player selected to the initial roster for the Canadian Junior National Team will play his college volleyball career at Stanford. Continue reading “Stanford signs top libero recruit from Canada”
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. Continue reading “The Notebook Dump: News tidbits, notes from college men’s volleyball”
Listen to Off the Block’s interview with Stanford coach John Kosty as he discusses the Cardinal’s start to the preseason, building the team culture and the challenges of scheduling for the 2018 season. Continue reading “Audio: Stanford coach Kosty says team healthy, ahead of schedule in preseason”