Long Beach State leads the list as they try to defend their title with plenty of competition just in their league coming.
Check out the full list of award winners this week from the 2018 VolleyMob Men’s All-Americans to the All-Freshman Team.
After ranking second in country in points per set, UCSD’s Tanner Syftestad headlines the list of the VolleyMob Men’s Third-Team All-Americans.
#1 Long Beach and #4 Hawai’i advanced to the first Big West Conference men’s volleyball tournament championship with wins over #11 CSUN and #5 UCI, respectively.
In easily the best individual attacking performance of the season, 6-7 opposite Arvis Green of #8 CSUN put away 40 kills in an epic five-set loss to #4 UCI Friday night.
#1 LBSU earned a four-set victory over #4 UCI for their second-straight win over the Anteaters in as many nights.
In their first five-set match of the season, #1 Long Beach survived #4 UC Irvine in the Pyramid Friday night.
Following a tough five-set loss to IPFW Wednesday night, UC Irvine made quick work of visiting Ball State in a little over an hour and a half.
#14 Pepperdine got a huge RPI boost with a road win over #4 UC Irvine in Bren Events Center Wednesday night.
VolleyMob sat down with UCI’s sixth year head coach David Kniffin to learn more about the secrets to his program’s success, what has kept him around his alma mater for so long and the keys to the Anteaters’ balanced attack and blocking prowess.