BYU will be challenged by San Diego once again but heads into 2018 as the WCC favorite.
The Cardinal sit atop the VolleyMob 2018 Preseason Top 25.
Stanford ranks #1 in the VolleyMob Preseason Top 25.
Stanford will look to claim the National Championship for the second time in three seasons; Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings (Full List).
Nebraska comes in at #3 as they look to defend their National Championship in 2018; Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 (#1-5).
2017 VolleyMob Compiled Awards List (featuring a three-team list + honorable mention All-Americans and yearly awards)
Eleven schools were represented on the 14 member first team All-America team with Stanford earning three honors and Penn State notching two. Wisconsin’s Dana Rettke was named AVCA Freshman of the Year.
Sophomore outside hitter Leah Edmond put down 21 kills and had help from three other double-digit kill efforts en route to a five-set comeback win over BYU and the program’s first ever Elite Eight berth.
There are just 16 teams left in the NCAA Division I Tournament and in the Lexington Region, there are just four teams left and three matches until the final team is standing in the region.