Senior opposite Ricky Gevis averaged 3.67 kills, 1.50 digs and 0.83 blocks per set, while hitting .400 in sweeps of No. 11 Ball State and No. 15 Fort Wayne en route to VolleyMob Player of the Week honors.
Ohio State closes out a long series of away games with their sixth consecutive win on the road.
No. 13 Grand Canyon held on for a four-set home win over No. 15 Concordia Irvine with a strong block and efficient hitting to highlight Friday night action. Other winners were No. 8 Ohio State, No. 16 George Mason, No. 18 McKendree, Barton (RV) and Harvard.
Pepperdine’s David Wieczorek averaged 4.90 kills, 1.40 digs, 1.00 aces and 0.90 blocks per set, while hitting .400 in three wins over ranked teams en route to MPSF and VolleyMob Player of the Week honors.
The Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association has selected three winners for the league’s weekly awards.
Sweeps were the order of the day as No. 6 Loyola and No. 12 Ball State picked up MIVA victories and No. 8 Pepperdine grabbed an MPSF win. No. 7 Ohio State and NJIT also won in sweeps, while USC edged Stanford in four sets.
Princeton won its third straight, toppling No. 11 Penn State in five sets after facing eight match-point attempts in Set…
The top 10 teams held rank on Friday night with No. 1 Long Beach State, No. 2 Hawaii, No. 5 Loyola, No. 8 Lewis, No. 9 Ohio State and No. 10 UC Santa Barbara picking up wins.
After falling behind 2-0 in the match, No. 6 Loyola utilized the home court advantage and rallied to win three straight to take a five setter from No. 4 Ohio State on Saturday night.
#9 Lewis made quick work of #4 Ohio State Thursday night in Neil Carey Arena.