A nationwide voting committee selected four finalists for the 2016 Off the Block/Springback, Inc. National Server of the Year.
Off the Block announced Tuesday that Coker outside attacker Artur Cabral, CSUN outside attacker Dimitar Kalchev, UCLA setter Micah Ma’a and UC Irvine opposite Michael Saeta were named finalists for the national award. Continue reading →
Check out Off the Block special contributor Jonathan Bates’ postmatch interviews with outside attacker Thomas Hodges and assistant coach Mark Presho after No. 14 UC Irvine swept USC on Sunday. Continue reading →
The only positive from No. 5/5 Long Beach State’s weekend loss is the latest strength of schedule rankings.
Long Beach State following its home loss to No. 1/1 UCLA jumped to No. 4 and is now has highest strength of schedule ranking among teams projected in Off the Block’s bracketology to be under NCAA Tournament consideration. Continue reading →