VolleyMob’s National Player Of The Week: Ball State’s Matt Szews

  0 Carly DeMarque | April 18th, 2017 | College - Men's Indoor, MIVA, News

After helping to lift his team to the MIVA semifinals, Ball State freshman Matt Szews earns this week’s VolleyMob National Player of the Week.

In the win, Szews put down 11 kills for a .139 hitting percentage, with five of his kills coming off the first set of the match. Along with his offensive efforts, Szews picked up seven digs and one block – also putting down one of the teams four service aces.

Szews recently earned the MIVA’s Co-Freshman of the Year award after a terrific freshman campaign. This season, Szews has contributed a team-best 348 kills on the year with a .243 hitting percentage. He averages 3.45 kills per set. Szews also leads the teams with 37 aces and ranks second on the squad with 159 digs on the year, while also contributing 60 blocks.

In his prep days, Szews earned the Wisconsin Player of the Year, First Team All-Conference and Conference Player of the Year his senior seasons.

Previous VolleyMob Players of the Week

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About Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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