Lewis' Greg Petty Named AVCA National Player Of The WeekLewis University freshman outside hitter Greg Petty (Downers Grove, Ill./Dowers Grove North) has been named the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Men’s Division I-II National Player of the Week. Petty helped No. 7 Lewis men’s volleyball to a 3-1 victory over then No. 6 Penn State on Saturday.
Hawks Stay Unbeaten With Sweep of TrojansThe Quincy University men's volleyball team kept their impressive start to the 2012 season going with a 3-0 win at home over Hannibal-LaGrange University on Tuesday night. The Hawks swept the match 25-14, 25-23 and 25-22 and have now won seven straight sets.
Ohio State's Shawn Sangrey Named MIVA Offensive Player of the WeekSenior co-captain Shawn Sangrey , a member of the No. 10 Ohio State men’s volleyball team, was named Offensive Player of Week by the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association, the league announced Monday. The honor is the first of the season for Sangrey and the ninth of his career.
No. 10 Ohio State Tops St. Francis, 3-1The tenth-ranked Ohio State men’s volleyball team improved to 5-3 on the season with four-set win (25-20, 22-25, 25-18, 29-27) over St. Francis Sunday afternoon in St. John Arena.
Ball State Ends Week With Sweep Of St. FrancisThe Ball State men’s volleyball team finished a grueling week with a 3-0 (25-23, 26-24, 25-20) victory over St. Francis Saturday evening at Worthen Arena in the final match of the 2012 Don Shondell/Active Ankle Challenge.
George Mason Downs IPFW in Five SetsFor the second time this season, the George Mason Patriots took down the IPFW Mastodons in five sets, sweeping the two-match series with a 3-2 win Saturday evening in Fort Wayne, Ind.
George Mason Slips Past Ball State, 3-2The Ball State men’s volleyball team let three match-points slip by as George Mason rallied from down 14-11 in the fifth set to score a stunning 3-2 (25-19, 17-25, 23-25, 25-21, 16-14) victory at Worthen Arena Friday evening in the first match of the 2012 Don Shondell/Active Ankle Challenge.
IPFW Bounces St. Francis (Pa.) in Home Opener, 3-1Despite dropping the first set, the IPFW men's volleyball team responded in a big way in the 2012 home opener, winning the next three frames in impressive fashion to bounce St. Francis (Pa.) 3-1 at the Gates Sports Center in Fort Wayne, Ind.
GCU Sets New Mark for Consecutive WinsThree players had nine kills and another had eight to lead Grand Canyon's men's volleyball team to a 3-0 victory at Hope International in Fullerton, Calif. Thursday.
Tenth-Ranked Buckeyes Outlast George Mason, 3-2The No. 10 Ohio State men’s volleyball team defeated George Mason, 3-2 (21-25, 25-21, 25-22, 23-25, 15-11), Thursday night in St. John Arena. The Buckeyes improve to 4-3, while the Patriots fall to 1-2 on the season.
No. 14 Loyola Tops Carthage, 3-1, In Home OpenerRedshirt sophomore Joseph Smalzer had 18 kills while junior Eric Daliege hit .684 percentage (13-0-18) to lead the Ramblers to a 3-1 (25-19, 22-25, 25-16, 25-22) victory over Carthage in the 2012 home opener at Gentile Arena tonight.
No. 10 Ohio State Downs Sacred Heart, 3-0The No. 10 Ohio State men’s volleyball team defeated Sacred Heart 3-0 (25-18, 25-19, 25-12) in a Tuesday night match-up in St. John Arena. Ohio State improves to 3-3, while Sacred Heart, in its season opener, falls to 0-1.
GCU Beats NJIT for Second Straight NightGrand Canyon won its third straight match, second straight over New Jersey Institute of Technology, at Grand Canyon University Arena Saturday. GCU beat NJIT 3-1 with set scores of 25-23, 25-19, 23-25, 29-27.
IPFW Downs St. Francis (Pa.) in Five SetsLed by Ivan Matos and the Mastodon offense, the IPFW men's volleyball team hung on to down St. Francis (Pa.) in five sets, winning 3-2 Saturday evening in Loretto, Pa.
No. 14 Loyola Falls To No. 4 Stanford, 3-0The Loyola University men's volleyball team fell to No. 4 Stanford tonight in Palo Alto, Calif. The Cardinal downed the Ramblers in three sets by scores of 25-19, 25-11, 25-21. With the loss the Ramblers fall to 2-4 on the season while Stanford remains undefeated (3-0).
No. 8 Ohio State Drops 3-0 Decision to No. 7 Penn StateThe eighth-ranked Ohio State men’s volleyball team fell to seventh-ranked Penn State, 3-0 (25-22, 25-23, 25-17), Saturday in St. John Arena. Prior to the match, the Buckeyes honored its 2011 National Championship team by revealing its title banner for the first time.
Hawks Conclude Undefeated Opening WeekendThe Quincy University men's volleyball team could not have asked for a better opening weekend to the 2012 season, going 3-0 on its east coast road trip and concluding the trip with a 3-0 win over King College on Saturday.
GCU Wins Home Opener over NJITGrand Canyon University’s men’s volleyball team won its home opener with a 3-2 decision over NJIT at Grand Canyon University Arena Friday. With a hitting percentage of .369 – the third best for a single match in school history – GCU won by set scores of 27-29, 25-18, 25-18, 21-25, 15-8.
IPFW Falls, 3-2, at George MasonIvan Matos and Phil Peterson posted 16 and 14 kills, respectively, but it wasn't enough, as George Mason fought back from a set down to outlast IPFW 3-2 Friday evening in Fairfax, Va.
No. 9 Lewis Wins 3-2 At No. 13 HawaiiThanks to advantages in hitting percentage (.339-to-.155), digs (42-to-31) and blocks (13.5-to-10.5) No. 9 Lewis men’s volleyball defeated No. 13 Hawaii 3-2 (25-21, 25-11, 16-25, 23-25, 15-11) on the Warriors’ home court on Friday (Jan. 13) evening at the Outrigger Invitational in Honolulu.
No. 14 Loyola Sweeps No. 15 Pacific, 3-0No. 14 Loyola swept No. 15 Pacific tonight in Stockton, Calif. to improve to 2-3 on the season. The Ramblers beat the Tigers 32-30, 25-16, 25-22. With the loss, the Tigers fall to 2-2.
No. 8 Ohio State Takes 3-0 Win over Lees-McRaeThe eighth-ranked Ohio State men's volleyball team opened its home schedule with a 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-18) win over Lees-McRae Friday at St. John Arena. With the win, the Buckeyes improve to 2-2 on the early season.
Quincy Begins Season with Two VictoriesThe Quincy University men's volleyball team started off its 2012 season strong with a pair of 3-1 wins in the opening day of the Mount Olive Classic held in Mount Olive, North Carolina. The Hawks opened the day with a win over Eastern Mennonite University and followed by taking down host Mount Olive University.
Ball State Comeback Falls Short In Fifth Set At St. FrancisDespite surviving a pair of match points in the third set, the Ball State men's volleyball team could not pull off a miraculous comeback victory, suffering a 3-2 (25-18, 25-19, 28-30, 22-25, 15-10) setback in its 2012 season opener Friday night at St. Francis.