Morehead State’s Olivia Lohmeier was selected as the 2018 Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Year. SIUE’s Hope Everett was named the Freshman of the Year, while Murray State’s Becca Fernandez and UT Martin’s Brooke Gyori shared Defensive Player of the Year honors.
Week 2 of the NCAA saw two more players join the 1,000/1,000 club. In addition, 10 players reached the 1,000 kill club and eight surpassed 1,000 career digs.
Murray State heads into 2018 as the Ohio Valley Conference favorites.
After 14 weeks of the regular season and three weeks of postseason play, including the NIVC and NCAA Tournament, we’re…
Day 1 of the OVC Tournament included an Eastern Illinois upset, a Eastern Kentucky comeback from 14-10 in Set 5 and the regular season champ Austin Peay cruising to a sweep.
Florida’s Rhamat Alhassan took over the top spot in blocks per set (1.81), while Eastern Illinois’ Taylor Smith has now registered nine triple doubles on the year, including both of the team’s Week 12 matches.
Tulsa libero Taylor Horsfall notched 8.3 digs per set, including a historic effort, in the Golden Hurricane’s five-set matches with UCF and USF.
SIUE volleyball won its first Ohio Valley Conference match of the season with a four-set road victory at Eastern Illinois.
Arkansas’ Pilar Victoria leads the nation in points per set and kills per set and has her Razorbacks at 8-2 enterring Week 4 of the season.