Devin Young is the newest assistant coach for the BYU Men’s volleyball team.
BYU head women’s volleyball coach Heather Olmstead earned her 100th victory in her 4th year at the helm of the volleyball program, as the Cougars swept past Pepperdine Tuesday night in Malibu, Calif.
Check out the full list of award winners this week from the 2018 VolleyMob Men’s All-Americans to the All-Freshman Team.
Long Beach State head coach Alan Knipe is the 2018 VolleyMob Men’s National Coach of the Year.
BYU assistant Luka Slabe will take a post with the U.S. Women’s National Team.
Thursday’s night cap is a MPSF vs. MPSF matchup, putting champion BYU and league runner-up UCLA on opposite sides of the net for the fourth time in 2018. The Cougars lead the series 2-1 after wins on March 3 (3-0) and April 21 (3-1) and a 3-0 loss on April 7.
BYU has been knocking on the door the last two years, falling in the National Championship match to Ohio State. The Cougars are seeking their first national title since 2004 and received the No. 2 overall seed and a bye to the semifinals after winning the MPSF regular season and tournament titles. But, Coach Shawn Olmstead said the team wants more.
Brigham Young University Head Coach Shawn Olmstead was named MPSF Coach of the Year after guiding the 2018 Cougars to their seventh MPSF Championship, and second in the last three years.
#6 BYU got their revenge Saturday night, sweeping #13 UCSB one night after getting swept by the Gauchos.
No. 8 UC Irvine had a successful trip east to Provo, Utah, bringing home a pair of wins over No. 5 Lewis and No. 12 Loyola with help from a standout effort by Karl Apfelbach.