Preseason All-American Tyler Mitchem converted on a match-winning kill attempt as No. 6/7 Lewis defeated No. 8/8 UC Irvine 25-21, 21-25, 20-25, 25-20, 22-20 on Thursday in Irvine, California.
Mitchem finished with nine kills and a team-high three blocks, including a block during the 14-point overtime that set up the match-point. Continue reading “Match-point video: Lewis knocks off UC Irvine in fifth-game OT”
Check out all the college men’s volleyball matches to follow today and how to follow the matches live. Continue reading “College men’s volleyball matches matches to follow tonight”
Check out Off the Block’s postmatch interview with Lewis coach Dan Friend following his team’s four-game loss to No. 3 BYU on Saturday. Continue reading “Audio: Lewis coach Friend discusses home loss to No. 3 BYU”
There was just no stopping Preseason All-American opposite Gabi Garcia Fernandez from the service line.
Fernandez led all players with a career-high seven aces as No. 3 BYU defeated No. 6 Lewis 25-21, 25-21, 22-25, 25-16 on Saturday in Romeoville, Illinois. Continue reading “Fernandez serving overpowers No. 6 Lewis in road win for No. 3 BYU”
Five former all-conference players who led their teams to championships will receive an honor only reserved for the best players and contributors in MIVA history.
The oldest college volleyball conference announced Monday that Purdue Fort Wayne’s Jay Golsteyn, George Williams’ Ken Mattison and Marv Zimmerman, Lewis’ Victor Rivera and Ball State’s Keith Thornburgh were all selected to be inducted into the MIVA Hall of the Fame. Continue reading “MIVA adds five new inductees to conference’s hall of fame”
Multiple players who led their high schools to state championships will continue their volleyball careers at Lewis.
Lewis recently announced that Marty Jpsen, Davon Lampkin and Carter Burzlaff have committed to play for the Flyers beginning in the 2020 season. Continue reading “Lewis adds more championship experience to incoming recruiting class”
The opening weekend of the 2020 college men’s volleyball season has the potential to provide a preview of a NCAA Tournament match-up.
King as part of unveiling its regular season schedule announced it will open the season on the road against the defending MIVA champions Lewis on Jan. 3 and Loyola on Jan. 4. Continue reading “King schedules challenging Midwest road trip to open 2020 season”
Three NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball players have traveled halfway around the world to represent Puerto Rico at one of the top international tournaments of the summer.
NJIT setter Roque Nido, Lewis middle attacker Antonio Elias Rodriguez and Erskine setter Francisco Pomar were selected to the Puerto Rican Men’s Junior National Team for the FIVB U21 World Championship that started on Thursday in Bahrain. Continue reading “Erskine, Lewis, NJIT players make Puerto Rico roster for U21 World Championship”
Middle attacker Patrick Gasman early in the third game with his team in the lead and serving cracked a giant smile while briefly chatting with a teammate.
Gasman isn’t the most emotional player Hawai’i. However, he had plenty of reasons to be enjoying himself on the court in the NCAA Tournament semifinals. Continue reading “Hawai’i puts away pesky Lewis to reach NCAA finals”
There was just no getting around the Lewis block.
Lewis finished with a season-high 17.5 blocks as it defeated USC 20-25, 25-18, 25-19, 25-23 in the NCAA Tournament opening round on Tuesday in Long Beach, California. Continue reading “Lewis defense too much for USC in NCAA Tournament opening round”