Lincoln Memorial edged past BYU for the top spot in team blocking with 2.84 stuffs per set, while King, which won the Conference Carolinas title and will be making its NCAA debut on Thursday, dropped its nation’s best opponent hitting percentage mark even lower from .158 to .146. Meanwhile UCLA’s Daenan Gyimah secured his hold on the title of the nation’s most efficient player.
The Big West Beach Championships are slated for April 27-29 on Queens Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii, with the team title being awarded on Saturday and the pairs champion being crowned on Sunday.
Ohio State coach Pete Hanson says of his team’s NCAA three-peat hopes beginning with Thursday’s play-in match: “You are going to have to beat three good teams, or four, to win the thing, so let’s line them up and play them. Last man standing gets to put on the ring.”
Leading up to the NCAA Tournament matches, VolleyMob is sitting down for a brief conversation with the head coach of…
Junior Grace Campbell and freshman Maddie Micheletti made history on Tuesday as the duo earned the University of California beach volleyball program’s first ever Pac-12 Beach Pair of the Week nod.
This week’s VolleyMob Beach Pair of the Week went a perfect 6-0 in leading their Florida State squad to its third straight CCSA Tournament crown. Katie Horton and Hailey Luke were named as CCSA Pair of the Tournament for their efforts on Court 2, winning all six of their matches in straight sets, while facing five ranked teams.
An all-around effort against a pair of top 10 teams led Ohio State senior outside hitter Nicolas Szerszen to be tabbed Most Outstanding Player of the MIVA Tournament and now to be our final regular season VolleyMob Player of the Week.
After securing the Big West title and the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA Tournament bracket, Long Beach State was voted No. 1 for the 14th straight week, while MPSF winner BYU moved up to No. 2. Big West runnerup Hawaii climbed two spots to No. 4.
A volleyball legend in the state, Ron Kordes was inducted into the Kentucky High School Hall of Fame this weekend in Lexington. The longtime Assumption High School head coach was among 13 people inducted into the Hall of Fame.
The Pac-12 Network announced its coverage schedule for the beach volleyball conference championships beginning on Thursday and lasting through Saturday’s title match with three Olympians on the call.