The higher seeds, UC Irvine and CSU Northridge, won their respective quarterfinal matches in the inaugural Big West Tournament. Both move on to the semifinals Friday evening.
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.
#11 UCSB earned a four-set win and a season split over fellow Big West competitor #10 CSUN Saturday night in Rob Gym.
In the first match of a Big West home-and-home series, #10 CSUN defeated #11 UCSB in four sets.
As competition gears up in collegiate men’s volleyball, so too does the rivalry among the Enriques brothers. Evan is a…
Standout offensive efforts from UCLA’s Christian Hessenauer, Northridge’s Arvis Greene and BYU’s Brendan Sander lifted their respective squads to Top 20 victories on Saturday night.
Next up on the Enriques family slate is tonight’s match in Northridge, which will see Emmett take on younger brother Addison’s Concordia-Irvine team.
No. 8 Cal State Northridge is starting the season with a 5-0 mark for the third straight season, after extending its season-opening win streak to five matches with a road sweep of No. 16 Stanford on Wednesday
This week’s men’s volleyball action will mark the first of 10 meetings between the Enriques brothers in 2018. First up, Stanford libero Evan will face Cal State Northridge libero Emmett on Wednesday in Palo Alto.
Big West men’s volleyball begins their inaugural season in 2018 with Long Beach State the early favorites.