Florida Atlantic’s Massiel Matos earned Offensive Player of the Week and Setter of the Week went to Nya Steele of Charlotte, while FIU’s Abbie Hughes and Lina Bernier rounded out the week’s Conference USA honors.
The Wright State volleyball team honored its seniors Saturday and showed great poise as they cruised to a 3-1 win over Youngstown State and qualified their first Horizon League Tournament since the conference went to a top-six team format in 2009.
The No. 9 Creighton Volleyball team clinched at least a share of its fifth straight BIG EAST regular-season title with a 3-0 win over visiting Villanova on Sunday.
The Falcons defeated the Kent State Golden Flashes in four sets (3-1) on Saturday, Nov. 10 to earn back-to-back MAC Regular Season titles, and the No. 1 seed in the 2018 MAC Tournament. Additionally, Kallie Seimet became BGSU’s all-time leader with an updated total of 2,300 career digs.
Iona College secured the 2018 MAAC Volleyball Regular Season Title after winning at home against Marist College 3-0 on Saturday. It is the Gaels’ first outright MAAC Regular Season Title.
Illinois State senior Courtney Pence became the all-time MVC career digs leader with her fourth dig in Illinois State’s 3-0 sweep of Loyola Friday.
A 3-1 win over Oregon on Thursday clinched Stanford at least a share of the Cardinal’s 18th Pac-12 title
Alabama volleyball’s Ed Allen announced his resignation from his head coaching position on Nov. 9. Ryan Freeburg will act as interim head coach for the team’s remaining five matches.
St. John’s, Georgetown, Villanova and Xavier are battling it out for the final two spots in the Big East Tournament, coming up on Nov. 23-24.
Four Lady Toppers finished with double-digit kills as WKU Volleyball spoiled UAB’s Senior Night with a four-set win Thursday evening in Birmingham. The Lady Toppers now sit in a four-way tie for second place in Conference USA play.
No. 2 Stanford, which has won 20-straight matches and claimed a nation-best 29-consecutive victories at home, could potentially clinch a share of the Pac-12 crown with two more wins this week.
Conference play continues this week with all 14 schools in action, including Nebraska at Iowa live on BTN on Wednesday.
With three weeks left in the regular-season race, UCF remains atop the American Athletic Conference standings and clinch a portion of the league title with two more wins, but Cincinnati (11-2), Tulane (9-4) and Tulsa (9-4) are still in contention for the crown.
League hitting percentage leader Tyrecia Lukes and her top hitting UMKC squad face off with Utah Valley and Seattle U to highlight Week 11 play in the WAC. The Kangaroos are half a game back of UTRGV in the league standings.
Illinois State (14-1 MVC), UNI (13-1 MVC) and Bradley (10-5 MVC) have already punched their tickets to the MVC Volleyball Championship, while Valparaiso (9-5 MVC), Missouri State (8-6 MVC) and Loyola (7-7 MVC) currently occupy the final three spots.