Colorado State’s Katie Oleksak has been named MW Player of the Year, while Boise State’s Morgan Hughes and Jessica Donahue have been named MW Newcomer of the Year and Freshman of the Year, respectively. Colorado State’s Tom Hilbert earned MW Coach of the Year honors.
Four of the five home teams came up with wins on Saturday with San Jose State sweeping Boise State being the lone exception. Colorado State’s win over Fresno State kept the Rams a half game up on the Bulldogs atop the league standings.
This week’s Mountain West play opens on Tuesday, October 9 when Nevada visits San Jose State. The New Mexico Lobos, which lead the league at 5-1 and are off to their best start since the 2013 season, are back in action on Friday.
Colorado State is the preseason favorite for the fifth consecutive season to claim the Mountain West title.
Class of 2019 setter Amber Soto has verbally committed to Air Force.
Keith Barnett was recently promoted to associate head coach of the Air Force volleyball team, head coach Marc Swindle announced today.
Class of 2020 outside hitter Gabby Wilson (pictured left) has committed to Air Force.
#21 Colorado State moved closer to a Mountain West regular season title with a sweep of visitors Air Force.
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Air Force’s Denise Ssozi and Kathleen Medill won the two Mountain West weekly awards behind a pair of conference home wins.