The Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association announced its second Player of the Week honors for the 2020 season on Tuesday (Jan. 14). Purdue Fort Wayne freshman Jon Diedrich earned the Offensive Player of the Week honor while Lewis’ Ryan Coenen was selected as the Defensive Player of the Week.
Purdue Fort Wayne men's volleyball student-athletes Pelegrin Vargas and Tomas Gago will be competing this weekend (Jan. 10-12) in two Olympic Qualification Tournaments, missing the opening weekend of the season with the Mastodons. Vargas will be representing Puerto Rico and Gago will compete for Chile.
PITTSBURGH – Lewis head coach Dan Friend and Purdue Fort Wayne head coach Ryan "Rock" Perrotte will be presenting at the 2019 American Volleyball Coaches Association Convention (AVCA) from December 18-22 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The annual event is the largest gathering of volleyball coaches in the world for education, networking, and social events.
ROMEOVILLE, Ill. - On Saturday, November 2, the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association inducted five former student-athletes to its Hall of Fame. Marv Zimmermann (George Williams), Ken Mattison (George Williams), Keith Thornburgh (Ball State), Jay Golsteyn (IPFW) and Victor Rivera (Lewis) make up the third MIVA Hall of Fame Class.