Lewis 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.
The 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.
Senior 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.
The 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.
The 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.
Despite 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.
Despite putting up 12.5 blocks against a heavy offense, the No. 14 Loyola men's volleyball team fell to No. 6 Penn State tonight at Gentile Arena in three sets (25-21, 25-21, 26-24). The Ramblers fall to 3-5 on the season while Penn State climbs to 2-0.
The 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.
Redshirt 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.
The 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.
Grand Canyon tied the program's longest winning streak at four and picked up its first-ever win over a Mountain Pacific Sports Federation opponent with a 3-0 triumph over UC San Diego at GCU Arena Sunday.
Head coach Joel Walton earned his 250th career victory by leading the Ball State men's volleyball team to a thrilling 3-2 (20-25, 25-19, 25-18, 22-25, 15-13) victory over George Mason Saturday evening at GMU's RAC.
Grand 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.
Four freshmen started in No. 9 Lewis men’s volleyball’s 25-20, 25-18, 27-25 victory over Springfield at the Outrigger Invitational on Saturday (Jan. 14) evening. The win improves Lewis to 2-1 at the Outrigger and 3-2 overall.
The 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).
The 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.
The 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.
Grand 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.
Thanks 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.
The 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.