May 28, 2010
Loyola's Matt Martin Named AVCA National Assistant Coach Of The Year
Rambler assistant coach earns inaugural national award

May 6, 2010
No. 10 Buckeyes Fall to No. 1 Stanford, 3-0, in NCAA Championship Semifinals
The 10th-ranked and No. 4 seed Ohio State (22-8 overall) men’s volleyball squad lost 3-0 (30-25, 30-26, 30-17) to top-ranked and No. 1 seed Stanford (23-6) in the semifinals of the NCAA Championship in Maples Pavilion on the campus of Stanford. Ohio State’s Shawn Sangrey posted a team-high 12.5 points in the match with 12 kills and one assist block.

May 3, 2010
Ted Schoenfeldt Named the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Division I-II National Player of the Week
Ohio State middle hitter Ted Schoenfeldt and libero Mik Berzins have been honored for their play last week in the MIVA Tournament. Schoenfeldt has been named the Sports Imports/AVCA Div. I-II National Player of the Week and the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Offensive Player of the Week.

May 2, 2010
No. 4 seed Ohio State faces No. 1 seed and Host Stanford in the NCAA Championship Semifinals Thursday
The Ohio State (22-7) men's volleyball team has been seeded fourth in the 2010 National Collegiate Men's Volleyball Championship and will face top seeded and host Stanford (22-6) in the semifinals at 11 p.m. ET Thursday, May 6 in Stanford California at Maples Pavilion. The match will be carried live by ESPNU.

May 1, 2010
Loyola Falls To Ohio State, 3-2, In MIVA Championship Heartbreaker
The 15th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team suffered a 3-2 (28-30, 30-25, 30-26, 20-30, 11-15) defeat at the hands of No. 10 Ohio State in the MIVA Championship match on Saturday night (May 1) in St. John Arena. The No. 2 seed Ramblers took a 2-1 match lead before the top-seeded Buckeyes won the final two sets to earn the conference tournament title.

May 1, 2010
No. 10 Buckeyes Rally From 2-1 Down for a Five-Game Win Over No. 15 Loyola-Chicago in the MIVA Tournament Championship Match
The 10th-ranked and top-seeded Ohio State (22-7 overall) men’s volleyball squad overcame a 2-1 lead by 15th-ranked and No. 2 seed Loyola-Chicago (20-6) to win 3-2 (30-28, 25-30, 26-30, 30-20, 15-11) in the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Tournament Championship match in St. John Arena Saturday night. The victory, OSU’s 12 consecutive win, gives the Buckeyes the MIVA automatic bid to the NCAA Championship Semifinals, Thursday, May 6 at Stanford. Semifinal pairings will be announced Sunday.

May 1, 2010
MIVA All-Tournament Team

April 28, 2010
No. 13 Ball State Suffers 3-1 Loss At No. 10 Ohio State
The 13th-ranked Ball State men’s volleyball team saw its 2010 season come to an end Wednesday evening with a 3-1 (30-24, 27-30, 30-28, 30-27) setback to No. 10 Ohio State in the semifinal round of the 2010 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Tournament at St. John Arena.

April 28, 2010
Season Ends For Lewis In Semifinals At Loyola
The Lewis men’s volleyball season came to a close on Wednesday evening in a Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Semifinal 3-0 (30-26, 30-23, 30-18) loss at Loyola. Freshman Ian Karbiener (Orlando, Fla./Olympia) led Lewis with 14 kills.

April 28, 2010
No. 10 Buckeyes Defeat Ball State, 3-1, to Advance to the MIVA Tournament Championship Match Against Loyola-Chicago
The 10th-ranked and top-seeded Ohio State (21-7 overall) men’s volleyball squad won a 3-1 (30-24, 27-30, 30-28, 30-27) victory over 13th-ranked (tie) and No. 4 seed Ball State (19-11) in a semifinal match of the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Tournament hosted at Ohio State. The Buckeyes advance to the tournament championship match at 7 p.m. Saturday in St. John Arena against No. 2 seed and 15th-ranked Loyola-Chicago (20-5), a 3-0 (30-26, 30-23, 30-18) winner over Lewis (19-10) in the other semifinal match hosted by Loyola.

April 28, 2010
Loyola Sweeps Lewis, Advances To MIVA Championship
The 15th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team defeated Lewis, 3-0 (30-26, 30-23, 30-18), on Wednesday night (April 28) in Alumni Gym to advance to the MIVA Championship match. Mike Bunting, George Kamberos and Kris Berzins each hit double digits in the kill column to lead the No. 2 seed Ramblers (20-5) past the No. 3 seed Flyers (19-10).

April 26, 2010
Ball State Sweeps MIVA Weekly Awards
For the first time this season, the Ball State men’s volleyball team has swept the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association’s weekly awards, with senior setter Ethan Pheister (Shorewood, Wis./Shorewood H.S.) earning MIVA Offensive Player of the Week and senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Kan./Bishop Miege H.S.) being named the MIVA Defensive Player of the Week.

April 26, 2010
Ball State's Ethan Pheister Named Sports Imports/AVCA National Player Of The Week
After guiding the Ball State offense to a .330 rate of success in last Saturday’s MIVA Tournament quarterfinal victory over IPFW, men’s volleyball senior setter Ethan Pheister (Shorewood, Wis./Shorewood H.S.) has been named the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Men’s Division I-II National Player of the Week.

April 25, 2010
No. 13 Ball State Sweeps IPFW To Advance In MIVA Tournament
The 13th-ranked Ball State men's volleyball team advanced to the semifinals of the 2010 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Tournament with a 3-0 (30-28, 30-23, 30-22) sweep of in-state rival IPFW Saturday night at Worthen Arena. With the win, the fourth-seed Cardinals improve to 19-10 on the year and will travel to No. 1 seed Ohio State (20-7) Wednesday for a 7 p.m. semifinal showdown versus the Buckeyes at St. John Arena.

April 25, 2010
Lewis Advances To MIVA Semifinals With Sweep Of Quincy
Lewis men’s volleyball advanced to the Semifinals of the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Tournament with a sweep of Quincy 30-16, 30-23, 30-24 on Saturday evening at Neil Carey Arena.

April 25, 2010
Loyola Pounds Grand Canyon To Advance To MIVA Semifinals
The 15th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team used a .549 team hitting percentage to blow past Grand Canyon, 3-0 (30-17, 30-10, 30-17), in the quarterfinal round of the MIVA Tournament on Saturday night (April 24) in Alumni Gym. The No. 2 seed Ramblers (19-5) advance to the MIVA semifinals to take on crosstown rival and No. 3 seed Lewis, while the No. 7 seed Antelopes close out their season at 14-26.

April 24, 2010
Grand Canyon loses in MIVA quarterfinals
Grand Canyon men's volleyball season came to an end Saturday with a 3-0 loss to No. 15 Loyola-Chicago in the quarterfinals of the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association tournament. GCU, playing without injured freshman setter Brad Moore (Orange, CA, Orange Lutheran), lost 30-17, 30-10, 30-17.

April 24, 2010
Ball State Ends IPFW Season in MIVA Quarters
A Mastodon hitting percentage of just .137, combined with a powerfully efficient Ball State attack doomed the 'Dons, as they fell in the first round of the MIVA tournament for the third time in as many seasons, 30-28, 30-23, 30-22.

April 24, 2010
Quincy season ends in 3-0 loss to Lewis
The 2010 season for the Quincy University men's volleyball team came to an end on Saturday night with a 3-0 loss to Lewis University in the first round of the MIVA Tournament. Quincy fell 30-16, 30-23 and 30-24 as they were never able to get their offensive attack going hitting just .103 as a team in the match.

April 22, 2010
2010 MIVA All-Conference Team Announced
Ohio State’s Steven Kehoe named Player of the Year, Loyola-Chicago’s Shane Davis and Ohio State’s Pete Hanson named co-Coaches of the Year and Lewis’ Ian Karbiener named Freshman of the Year

April 19, 2010
Ball State's Billy Ebel Collects Sixth MIVA Defensive Player of the Week Award
After another solid weekend of backcourt play, Ball State men's volleyball senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Kan./Bishop Miege H.S.) picked up Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week honors for the third straight week and sixth time this season.

April 19, 2010
Ohio State's Shawn Sangrey Repeats as the MIVA Offensive Player of the Week
Shawn Sangrey, a 6-5 sophomore opposite for 11th-ranked Ohio State (20-7 overall, 11-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association), has been named the MIVA Offensive Player of the Week for the second consecutive week and the fourth time this season.

April 18, 2010
MIVA Tournament Pairings
Ohio State earns a bye in the quarterfinals

April 17, 2010
No. 15 Ball State Ends Regular Season With Sweep Of No. 13 Loyola-Chicago
The 15th-ranked Ball State men’s volleyball team celebrated senior night in style, posting a 3-0 (30-25, 30-28, 30-28) sweep of No. 13 Loyola Saturday night at Worthen Arena. With the win, the Cardinals end the 2010 regular season with an 18-10 overall record, including a 7-5 mark in Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association play. With the 7-5 record, Ball State earns the No. 4 seed in the upcoming league tournament and will host No. 5 seed IPFW Saturday night in quarterfinal play at Worthen Arena. First serve is set for 7:30 p.m.

April 17, 2010
Grand Canyon loses finale at Lewis
Grand Canyon lost its Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association regular season finale to Lewis University 3-0 at Neil Carey Arena Saturday. GCU (14-25, 1-11) lost by set scores of 30-15, 30-21, 30-24.

April 17, 2010
IPFW closes regular season with MIVA win
For the second time in as many days, the duo of Darryl Shank and Elon Fyfield powered an IPFW conference victory, as the 'Dons defeated the Quincy Hawks, 30-20, 30-27, 24-30, 30-26.

April 17, 2010
Lewis Sweeps Grand Canyon On Senior Night
Lewis swept Grand Canyon 30-15, 30-21, 30-24 on Saturday evening at Neil Carey Arena using a starting lineup with all five seniors. The win gives Lewis the No. 3 seed in the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Tournament thanks to a tie-breaker over Ball State. The Flyers will host Quincy in a First Round match on Saturday at 7 p.m.

April 17, 2010
No. 13 Loyola Swept By No. 15 Ball State Ramblers drop second straight MIVA match on the road
The 13th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team fell to No. 15 Ball State, 3-0 (25-30, 28-30, 28-30) on Saturday night (April 17) in Muncie, Ind. The Ramblers (18-5 overall, 10-2 MIVA) drop their second straight MIVA contest, while the Cardinals improve to 18-10 overall and 7-5 in conference play.

April 17, 2010
No. 11 Ohio State Defeats St. Francis, 3-1
The 11th-ranked Ohio State (20-7 overall, 11-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball squad recorded its 20th victory of the season with a 3-1 (30-21, 28-30, 30-23, 30-24) non-conference victory over St. Francis (12-14) in St. John Arena Saturday night. Ohio State’s Shawn Sangrey recorded a match-high 27.5 points in the contest with a match-high 24 kills (.395), three ace serves and one assist block. Ted Schoenfeldt added 17 points for OSU with 14 kills (.545), two ace serves and two assist blocks.

April 17, 2010
Quincy closes regular season in loss to IPFW
The Quincy University men's volleyball team closed out their 2010 regular season with a 3-1 loss at home to IPFW on Saturday by the scores of 30-20, 30-27, 30-24 and 30-26.

April 16, 2010
No. 15 Ball State Swept By No. 11 Ohio State
The 15th-ranked Ball State men’s volleyball team saw its four-match winning streak come to an end with a 3-0 (30-26, 30-26, 30-19) setback at the hands of No. 11 Ohio State Friday evening at St. John Arena in Columbus, Ohio. With the loss, the Cardinals fall to 17-10 (6-5 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) on the year and need a win over No. 13 Loyola tomorrow for a chance to secure the No. 3 seed in the upcoming MIVA tournament. The Buckeyes, who improve to 19-7 (11-1 MIVA), secure the No. 1 seed and a first round bye in the league tournament with the victory.

April 16, 2010
Grand Canyon loses at Lewis
Grand Canyon lost 3-0 to Lewis in a Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match at Neil Carey Arena Friday. GCU lost by set scores of 30-18, 30-28, 30-26.

April 16, 2010
Shank, Fyfield lead IPFW in sweep of Quincy
An efficient defense held the Quincy Hawks to a hitting percentage of just .107 en route to a quick conference sweep, 30-24, 30-25, 30-24.

April 16, 2010
Ian Karbiener’s Double-Double Helps Lewis To Sweep Of Grand Canyon
ROMEOVILLE, Ill. – Lewis out-hit Grand Canyon .312 to .188 in a Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match on Friday. Lewis swept the Antelopes 30-18, 30-28, 30-26. Thanks to the victory and Ball State’s loss to Ohio State on Friday evening, Lewis can clinch the No. 3 seed in the MIVA tournament by defeating Grand Canyon in Lewis’ regular season finale on Saturday.

April 16, 2010
No. 11 Buckeyes Sweep No. 15 Ball to Earn at Least a Share of the MIVA Regular Season Championship
The 11th-ranked Ohio State (19-7 overall, 11-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball squad closed out regular season conference play with a 3-0 (30-26, 30-26, 30-19) sweep of 15th-ranked Ball State (17-10, 6-5) Friday night in St. John Arena. The win gives the Buckeyes a least a share of the regular season championship, their fourth consecutive title. Loyola-Chicago (18-4, 10-1) can share the regular season championship with a win Saturday at Ball State. Ohio State does earn the No. 1 seed in the MIVA Tournament and receives a bye in the quarterfinals, April 24. OSU earns the home court for one semifinal match, April 28 and with a semifinal win would host the tournament championship match, May 1. In the match, OSU’s Shawn Sangrey posted a match-high 20 points with 17 kills (.250), one solo block and two assist blocks. John Klanac added 18.5 points with 18 kills (.481) and one assist block.

April 16, 2010
Quincy unable to overcome slow start against IPFW
The Quincy University men's volleyball team was unable to overcome a slow start at home on Friday falling to Indiana-Purdue-Fort Wayne falling 3-0 in a MIVA conference match by the scores of 30-24, 30-25 and 30-24.

April 12, 2010
MIVA Academic All-Conference Team Announced
The Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association recognizes a total of 75 players who have been named to the MIVA Academic All-Conference Team. To be eligible, athletes must have achieved at least a career 3.00 grade point average on a 4.0 scale after the completion of the fall semester at their respective institutions.

April 12, 2010
Ball State's Billy Ebel Collects Fifth MIVA Defensive Award
For the second straight week, and the fifth time this season, Ball State men's volleyball senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Kan./Bishop Miege H.S.) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week, as announced today by the league office.

April 12, 2010
Ohio State's Shawn Sangrey Named the MIVA Offensive Player of the Week
Shawn Sangrey, a 6-5 sophomore opposite for the 11th-ranked Ohio State (18-7 overall, 10-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball team, has been named the MIVA Offensive Player of the Week for the third time this season. Sangrey averaged 7.92 points, 7.00 kills, 1.17 digs and .50 blocks per game in 3-0 victories over then 11th-ranked Loyola-Chicago (30-26, 32-30, 30-24) and Lewis (32-30, 30-25, 30-21).

April 11, 2010
Quincy back even after 3-1 loss to Lees-McRae
The Quincy University men's volleyball team is back at even on their overall record after a 3-1 loss on the road to Lees-McRae on Sunday. The Hawks fell 30-32, 36-34, 30-25 and 30-27 to fall to 15-15 overall this season.

April 10, 2010
No. 15 Ball State Scores Saturday Sweep Of Saint Francis
Behind a match-high 12 kills from senior Eric Schulte (Shorewood, Wis./Shorewood H.S.) and a .339 team hitting percentage, the No. 15 Ball State men’s volleyball team scored a 3-0 (35-33, 33-31, 30-25) sweep of visiting Saint Francis Saturday night at Worthen Arena.

April 10, 2010
'Dons Breeze Past King College
Led by Darryl Shank's 27 kills, the IPFW Mastodons breezed past the King College Tornado in four sets, 30-25, 30-24, 26-30, 30-23. Shank tallied 27 kills for the second time in as many nights, posting a .438 hitting percentage in the win. But Shank's statline wasn't the only impressive individual performance of the night for IPFW. Teammates Elon Fyfield (17 kills, .433 hitting pct.) and Oliver Kook (13 kills, .500 hitting pct.) helped lead a top heavy offense that saw five player hit negative hitting percentages.

April 10, 2010
Lewis falls at No. 13 Ohio State in three
No. 13 Ohio State swept Lewis men's volleyball 32-30, 30-25, 30-21 on Saturday evening at St. John Arena in a Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match.

April 10, 2010
No. 13 Buckeyes Defeat Lewis, 3-0 and move into a tie for the conference lead with Loyola-Chicago
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (18-7 overall, 10-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball squad defeated Lewis (16-9, 5-5), 3-0 (32-30, 30-25, 30-21) Saturday night in St. John Arena to move into a first place tie in the MIVA with 11th-ranked Loyola-Chicago (18-4, 10-1). Both squads close out conference play against 15th-ranked Ball State (17-9, 6-4) next week with Ohio State hosting Ball State Friday and Loyola-Chicago playing at Ball State Saturday. Ohio State’s Shawn Sangrey posted a match-high 28 points against the Flyers with a match-high 25 kills (.500) and three ace serves. John Klanac (.632) added 14.5 points with 14 kills and one assist block.

April 9, 2010
No. 15 Ball State Sweeps King College
Freshmen Matt Leske (Highwood, Ill./Highland Park H.S.) and Greg Herceg (Lakewood, Ohio/St. Ignatius H.S.) each collected career-high kill totals to help lead the No. 15 Ball State men’s volleyball team to a 3-0 (30-15, 30-24, 30-19) victory over King College Friday night at Worthen Arena.

April 9, 2010
IPFW Falls to Saint Francis (Pa.) in Five
In much the same fashion as the earlier meeting between the IPFW Mastodons and Saint Francis (Pa.) Red Flash, the heated match went to the wire. But this time it was the Red Flash who prevailed, avenging an early season defeat in five sets, 27-30, 30-26, 28-30, 30-23, 11-15.

April 9, 2010
No. 11 (tie) Loyola Falls To No. 13 Ohio State, 3-0
The T-No. 11 Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team fell to No. 13 Ohio State, 3-0 (30-26, 32-30, 30-24) on Friday night (April 9) to earn its first conference loss of the season. The Ramblers (18-4 overall, 10-1 MIVA) combined for a .152 team hitting percentage, while the Buckeyes (17-7, 9-1) posted a .352 mark to earn the win.

April 9, 2010
No. 13 Buckeyes Defeat No. 11 (tie) Loyola-Chicago, 3-0
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (17-7 overall, 9-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball squad posted a 3-0 (30-26, 32-30, 30-24) victory over 11th-ranked (tie) Loyola-Chicago (18-4, 10-1) Friday night in St. John Arena. Ohio State’s Shawn Sangrey posted a match-high 19.5 points in the contest with 17 kills (.314), one ace serve and three assist blocks. John Klanac contributed 16 points for the Buckeyes with 13 kills (.280) and three solo blocks.

April 6, 2010
No. 15 Ball State Escapes With 3-2 Win At Lewis
The 15th-ranked Ball State men’s volleyball team escaped Neil Carey Arena with a thrilling 3-2 (30-24, 31-29, 28-30, 23-30, 15-13) Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association victory over Lewis Tuesday evening in Romeoville, Ill.

April 6, 2010
Comeback Falls Short As Lewis Loses To No. 15 Ball State In Five
Lewis men’s volleyball rallied back from an 0-2 deficit to force a fifth set with No. 15 Ball State on Tuesday evening at Neil Carey Arena. The Flyers led 11-10 in the fifth when Ball State scored four-straight points to pull away. Ball State won the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match 30-24, 31-29, 28-30, 23-30 and 15-13.

April 5, 2010
Ball State's Billy Ebel Earns Fourth MIVA Weekly Award
For the fourth time this season, Ball State men’s volleyball senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Kan./Bishop Miege H.S.) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week, as announced today by the league office.

April 5, 2010
Loyola's Dewaele Named MIVA Offensive Player Of The Week
Loyola University Chicago sophomore Domenic Dewaele (Hamilton, Ontario/Bishop Ryan) has been named Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (MIVA) Offensive Player of the Week, the conference office announced this afternoon (April 5). Dewaele led the 12th-ranked Ramblers to back-to-back wins over MIVA newcomer Grand Canyon last week to earn his first weekly honor.

April 3, 2010
No. 15 Ball State Sweeps MIVA Rival IPFW
The Ball State men’s volleyball team scored a pivotal Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association victory Saturday night with a 3-0 (30-24, 30-26, 30-23) sweep of in-state rival IPFW at the Hilliard Gates Sports Center.

April 3, 2010
Ball State Flies Past IPFW in Three
In a sloppy offensive match in which the two sides combined to hit just .168, it was the Ball State Cardinals who prevailed over the IPFW Mastodons, 24-30, 26-30, 24-30.

April 3, 2010
No. 13 Ohio State Wins 3-0 at Quincy
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (16-7 overall, 8-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball squad completed a two-match sweep of Quincy (13-14, 2-8) with a 3-0 (30-21, 30-18, 30-27) victory Saturday afternoon in Pepsi Arena. OSU’s John Klanac posted a match-high 19.5 points with 19 kills and one assist block. Shawn Sangrey contributed 16.5 points with 13 kills, two ace serves and three assist blocks.

April 3, 2010
Quincy heats up too late, swept by Ohio State
The Quincy University men's volleyball team saved their best for last but it was not enough and too late as they were swept at home by Ohio State University 3-0 falling 30-21, 30-18 and 30-27.

April 2, 2010
Grand Canyon drop 3-0 match to No. 12 Loyola
Grand Canyon dropped a three-set match to Loyola-Chicago 30-22, 30-21, 30-28 at Antelope Gymnasium Friday. It was the second straight night GCU lost to the nation's No. 12 team and leader of the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association.

April 2, 2010
Lipsitz, Nittany Lions Too Much for IPFW
After a hot start and first set victory, the IPFW offense cooled off, falling in four sets to No. 9 Penn State, 35-33, 24-30, 26-30, 18-30.

April 2, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Sweeps Grand Canyon
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team defeated Grand Canyon, 3-0 (30-22, 30-21, 30-28), on Friday night (April 2) to earn its sixth straight win overall and 10th straight win in conference play. The Ramblers (18-3 overall, 10-0 MIVA) posted a .387 team hitting percentage, including .543 in the second set, to down the Antelopes (14-23, 1-9).

April 2, 2010
No. 13 Ohio State Sweeps Quincy
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (15-7 overall, 7-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball squad returned to conference action with a 3-0 (30-17, 30-18, 30-26) victory at Quincy (13-13, 2-7) Friday night. John Klanac posted a match-high 16 points against the Hawks with a match-high 15 kills and two assist blocks. Shawn Sangrey added 14 points with eight kills, three ace serves, two solo blocks and two assist blocks. Quincy’s Peter Coley recorded a team-high 12.5 points with nine kills, two ace serves, a solo block and one assist block.

April 2, 2010
Ohio State too much for Quincy
The Ohio State University proved to be too much for the Quincy University men's volleyball team as they swept the Hawks 3-0, winning 30-17, 30-18 and 30-26, to win the match.

April 1, 2010
No. 9 Penn State Escapes With 3-2 Win Over No. 15 Ball State
Despite a career-high 19 kills from freshman outside attacker Larry Wrather (Lake Bluff, Ill./Lake Forrest H.S.) and a furious fourth game rally, the 15th-ranked Ball State men’s volleyball team suffered a 3-2 (20-30, 30-28, 30-23, 30-26, 15-10) setback to No. 9 Penn State Thursday night at Worthen Arena.

April 1, 2010
Grand Canyon falls to No. 12 Loyola
Grand Canyon was able to get a game, but not the match against the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Conference leader Loyola-Chicago, ranked No. 12 in the nation, at Antelope Gymnasium Thursday. GCU (14-22. 1-8) lost by set scores of 30-23, 30-23, 23-30, 30-24.

April 1, 2010
Dewaele Leads No. 12 Loyola Past Grand Canyon, 3-1
Domenic Dewaele posted a match-high 24 kills to lead the 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team past Grand Canyon, 3-1 (30-23, 30-23, 23-30, 30-24), on Thursday night (April 1) in Phoenix, Ariz. The Ramblers move to 17-3 overall and 9-0 in the MIVA, while the Antelopes fall to 14-22 overall and 1-8 in conference play.

March 31, 2010
Kook Sets IPFW Hitting Record in 3-0 Loss at Lewis
Senior middle blocker Oliver Kook converted kills on 12 of 14 total attacks, posting a new IPFW single-match record .857 overall hitting percentage, as the 'Dons fell to conference foe Lewis, 29-31, 24-30, 29-31.

March 31, 2010
Short-Handed Lewis Sweeps IPFW
The Flyers entered Wednesday’s match against conference-foe IPFW without the services of starting setter senior Mike Iandolo (Orlando, Fla./Long Beach State) and starting outside hitter senior Nathan Klaas (Orland Park, Ill./Sandburg) due to injuries. By the end of the first set they were without a third starter, when middle hitter sophomore Matt Gallik (Evergreen Park, Ill./Brother Rice) left the match with a knee injury. However the Flyers’ attack didn’t skip a beat as Lewis swept IPFW 31-29, 30-24, 31-29.

March 30, 2010
Lucky #13 for Quincy
The Quincy University men's volleyball team picked up their 13th win of the season on Tuesday night and in doing so moved above .500 and have now won seven of their last nine matches.

March 29, 2010
Matt Gallik Named MIVA Offensive Player of the Week for Lewis
Lewis sophomore middle hitter Matt Gallik (Evergreen Park, Ill./Brother Rice) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Offensive Player of the Week for his play in the week ending on March 28. Gallik averaged 4.29 points, 2.67 kills and 1.89 blocks per game while hitting .583 in three matches.

March 29, 2010
Mik Berzins Named the MIVA Defensive Player of the Week
Ohio State men’s volleyball libero Mik Berzins has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week for his play last week in the 3-1 (30-27, 26-30, 30-26, 30-26) road victory at George Mason.

March 29, 2010
Quincy evens season record with pair of wins over Fontbonne
The Quincy University men's volleyball team evened their season record at 12-12 with a pair of wins at home over Fontbonne University. The Hawks picked up their 12th win of the season winning the second match of the night 3-0 by the scores of 30-15, 30-17 and 30-19 with one of their more impressive matches of the season. The Hawks hit a season high .450 as a team in the match with 45 kills and just nine errors.

March 27, 2010
Ball State Stuns No. 3 Cal State Northridge, 3-0
With the crowd going wild around him, freshman outside attacker Larry Wrather (Lake Bluff, Ill./Lake Forrest H.S.) put an exclamation point on the biggest victory of the season for the Ball State men’s volleyball team with a monster solo block capping a 3-0 (30-24, 30-28, 30-22) sweep of third-ranked Cal State Northridge Saturday evening at Worthen Arena.

March 27, 2010
IPFW Trumped by Conference-Leading Loyola, 3-1
Despite a strong second set showing by the IPFW Mastodons, the 12th ranked Loyola Ramblers maintained their unblemished conference mark, downing the 'Dons in four sets, 24-30, 30-27, 12-30, 24-30.

March 27, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Sweeps George Mason After 37-35 First Set Win
Sophomore middle hitter Matt Gallik (Evergreen Park, Ill./Brother Rice) hit .615 with eight kills while adding seven block assists and three aces in No. 15 Lewis’ 37-35, 30-21, 30-24 sweep of George Mason Saturday evening at Neil Carey Arena.

March 27, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Defeats IPFW, 3-1
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team defeated conference rival IPFW, 3-1 (30-24, 27-30, 30-12, 30-24) on Saturday night (March 27) in Alumni Gym. Four players finished with double-digit kills to lead the Ramblers (16-3 overall, 8-0 MIVA) past the visiting Mastodons (9-12, 2-6) and help Loyola finish the regular season with a perfect 12-0 record at home for the second time in program history.

March 26, 2010
No. 3 Cal State Northridge Sweeps Ball State
Despite a furious rally in the third game, the Ball State men's volleyball team suffered a 3-0 (30-22, 30-24, 30-28) setback to third-ranked Cal State Northridge Friday night at Worthen Arena.

March 26, 2010
IPFW Makes Quick Work of Carthage, 3-0
The sharp play of freshman Elon Fyfield and junior Darryl Shank paced an efficient IPFW offensive attack, hitting .307 en route to a three-set win over the Carthage College Redmen, 30-28, 30-25, 30-22.

March 26, 2010
Third Set Surge Ensures Sweep For No. 15 Lewis Over Quincy
With starting setter Mike Iandolo (Orlando, Fla./Long Beach State) nursing an ankle injury, back-up setter Andy Frontz (El Cajon, Calif./Grossmont CC) stepped into the starting lineup on Friday to help No. 15 Lewis to a 30-25, 30-23, 30-28 sweep of Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association foe Quincy at Neil Carey Arena.

March 26, 2010
Dewaele, No. 12 Loyola Hold Off George Mason, 3-1
A career-high 26 kills from Domenic Dewaele led the 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team to a 3-1 (30-23, 29-31, 30-27, 30-27) win over George Mason on Friday night (March 26) in Alumni Gym. Matt Adler also posted a career-high 10 block assists to lead the Ramblers (15-3) defensively, helping to hold the Patriots (5-13) to a .189 team hitting percentage.

March 26, 2010
Quincy blanked by Lewis
The Quincy University men's volleyball team was shutout on the road on Friday night falling to Lewis University 3-0 by the scores of 30-25, 30-23 and 30-28.

March 25, 2010
Grand Canyon makes No. 7 USC work for win
GCU didn't make things easy for No. 7 USC at Galen Center Thursday. The Antelopes (14-21) lost 3-0, but had leads in each contest against last year's national runner-up and four-time national champ, in dropping sets 30-27, 30-20, 30-26.

March 24, 2010
Grand Canyon falls in three to No. 7 UCLA
Grand Canyon (14-20) lost 3-0 to No. 7 UCLA (13-9) at John Wooden Center Wednesday. The Antelopes fell by set scores of 30-17, 30-14, 30-20. It's the first of two matches against nationally ranked teams while visiting Los Angeles. GCU takes on USC, also ranked No. 7, Thursday at 6 p.m.

March 23, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Falls To MIVA Leader No. 12 Loyola In Three
No. 15 Lewis men’s volleyball returned to Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association play on Tuesday evening at conference-leading No. 12 Loyola-Chicago. Unfortunately for the Flyers they came out on the short end of a 30-26, 30-23, 30-28 decision at Alumni Gym.

March 23, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Downs No. 15 Lewis, 3-0
Double-digit kills from three players and a season-high .484 team hitting percentage fueled the 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team to a 3-0 (30-26, 30-23, 30-28) win over No. 15 Lewis on Tuesday night (March 23) in Alumni Gym. The Ramblers improve to 14-3 overall and 7-0 in the MIVA, while the Flyers drop to 13-7 overall and 3-3 in conference play.

March 22, 2010
Ball State's Billy Ebel Named MIVA Defensive Player Of The Week
For the third time this season, Ball State men’s volleyball senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Ka./Bishop Miege H.S.) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week. Ebel also picked up the award in each of the first two weeks of the season.

March 22, 2010
No. 13 Ohio State Defeats George Mason, 3-1
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (14-7 overall) men’s volleyball squad completed an east coast trip with a 3-1 (30-27, 26-30, 30-26, 30-26) victory at George Mason (5-12) Monday evening. OSU’s Shawn Sangrey posted a match-high 23 points with 23 kills. John Klanac added 21 points with 20 kills and a solo block.

March 22, 2010
Ohio State's Steven Kehoe Named the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Division I-II National Player of the Week
Ohio State men’s volleyball setter Steven Kehoe has been named the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Division I-II National Player of the Week and the MIVA Offensive Player of the Week for his play last week in the 3-1 (30-25, 20-30, 30-27, 30-23) road victory at sixth-ranked Penn State.

March 21, 2010
No. 14 Buckeyes Upset No. 6 Penn State, 3-1
The 14th-ranked Ohio State (13-7 overall) men’s volleyball squad upset sixth-ranked Penn State (15-4) Sunday afternoon in Penn State’s Rec Hall. The 30-25-, 20-30, 30-27, 30-23 victory was OSU’s first win over the Nittany Lions in the last nine attempts. The Penn State loss was the first in Rec Hall for the Nittany Lions since the NCAA National Championship match in 2006. UCLA won the title with a 3-0 sweep of PSU. Ohio State won its first match in the confines of Rec Hall against PSU since a 3-0 victory against the Lions on Jan. 12, 1999. OSU’s Shawn Sangrey produced a match-high 22 points for the Buckeyes with 19 kills, one ace serve and four assist blocks. Jason Tobkin added a career-high19 points with 15 kills and a career-high four ace serves.

March 20, 2010
Ball State Scores Saturday Sweep Of Rutgers-Newark
The Ball State men’s volleyball team ended its five-match coast-to-coast road swing with a 3-0 (30-25, 30-27, 30-28) sweep of Rutgers-Newark Saturday evening at the Golden Dome in Newark, N.J.

March 20, 2010
Bruns, Moore set new marks in Grand Canyon win over Lees-McRae
Grand Canyon (14-19) bounced back from a tough loss in the morning to earn an impressive five-set win in the afternoon at Lees-McRae College Williams Gymnasium Saturday. Dropping a 3-1 decision to King College, GCU answered with a 3-2 win over Lees-McRae. Against Lees-McRae, the Antelopes won 30-32, 31-29, 23-30, 33-31, 15-13. Freshman libero Trent Bruns (Mission Viejo, Calif./Mission Viejo) shattered his own record for digs in a match with 28. Bruns had set the mark with 23 digs against Limestone in January.

March 20, 2010
George Mason Topples IPFW in Five
Unfortunately for the IPFW men's volleyball team, Saturday night was deja vu all over again. After jumping out to a two-set lead, the 'Dons fell to the George Mason Patriots in five, 30-25, 30-28, 28-30, 18-30, 12-15.

March 20, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Sweeps Juniata, 3-0
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team used double-digit kills from Mike Bunting and Domenic Dewaele and a season-high 12 team service aces to defeat Juniata, 3-0 (30-16, 30-22, 30-18) on Saturday night (March 20) in Alumni Gym. Bunting finished with a match-high 14 kills, while Dewaele added 13 to lead the Ramblers (13-3) past the visiting Eagles (5-10).

March 20, 2010
Quincy momentum cut short, take two of three
After winning the first two matches of the day and evening their record the Quincy University men's volleyball team had their momentum halted in a 3-1 loss to Missouri Baptist University in the day's final action. Quincy took the first two matches of the day with ease, winning 3-0 over both Pfeiffer and Fontbonne. However the Hawks hitting never developed against Missouri Baptist, as they hit just .133 in the match while committing 20 service errors. Quincy took the first game of the match 30-27 but saw the Spartans rally for a 30-21, 30-20 and 30-19 win. Missouri Baptist hit .286 as a team in the match with 66 kills compared to just 41 for Quincy.

March 19, 2010
Ball State Scores 3-1 Win At George Mason
The Ball State men’s volleyball team hit a season-best .340 on their way to a 3-1 (30-25, 27-30, 30-22, 30-23) non-conference victory over George Mason Friday evening at RAC Gym.

March 19, 2010
Grand Canyon begins weekend with win over Lees-McRae
Grand Canyon (13-18) came back from a first-set loss to defeat host Lees-McRae 3-1 at Williams Gymnasium Friday. Grand Canyon lost the first set 25-30, then took control the rest of the way with set victories of 30-17, 30-22, 30-21.

March 19, 2010
Rutgers-Newark Storms Back to Knock Off IPFW
After jumping out to a convincing two-set lead, the Mastodon offense sputtered down the stretch, eventually falling to the Rutgers-Newark Scarlet Raiders in the fifth set, 31-29, 30-25, 23-30, 24-30, 12-15.

March 19, 2010
44-42 First Set Helps No. 15 Lewis Sweep Juniata
The 15th ranked Flyers set a program record for most points in a single set by winning the opening frame against Juniata on Friday evening 44-42. The Flyers took the match in three, winning the next two sets by identical 30-25 scores.

March 19, 2010
Quincy opens tournament with pair of wins
The Quincy University men's volleyball team opened up the first day of play in their tournament with a pair of 3-1 wins as they took down Limestone College and Park University.

March 15, 2010
Grand Canyon gets first MIVA win
First to 30 wasn't enough for the first three sets of Monday's Grand Canyon-Quincy Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association contest at Antelope Gymnasium. It was more than enough in the decisive fourth set of GCU's first-ever MIVA victory. In another back-and-forth battle, similar to the teams contest the night before, GCU won 3-1 by set scores of 29-31, 31-29, 32-30, 30-18.

March 15, 2010
Matt Gallik Named MIVA Offensive Player Of The Week
Lewis sophomore middle hitter Matt Gallik (Evergreen Park, Ill./Brother Rice) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Offensive Player of the Week. In three matches last week Gallik averaged 3.96 points, 3.00 kills and 1.67 blocks per game while hitting .413.

March 14, 2010
Grand Canyon falls in five-setter to Quincy
Grand Canyon had a 2-1 lead and advantages in the fourth and fifth set, but were unable to hang on in a 3-2 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association loss to Quincy at Antelope Gym Sunday. GCU (11-18, 0-7) fell by set scores of 30-26, 26-30, 24-30, 30-27, 15-13. GCU will play host to Quincy (6-9, 2-4) 7 p.m. Monday night at Antelope Gym.

March 14, 2010
Quincy tops Grand Canyon in MIVA match
The Quincy University men's volleyball team recorded their second consecutive win and their second MIVA win this season with a 3-2 decision on the road over Grand Canyon University. Quincy took the match 30-26, 26-30, 24-30, 30-27 and 15-13.

March 13, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Wins Five Set Thriller Over No. 13 UC San Diego
After surrendering a two-set advantage, the No. 15 Flyers turned away four UC San Diego match-points in the fifth set to defeat the No. 13 Tritons 3-2 (30-26, 30-23, 20-30, 24-30, 19-17) in a non-conference match at Neil Carey Arena on Saturday. The nail-biting fifth set featured 13 ties and five lead changes.

March 13, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Downed By No. 3 Cal State Northridge, 3-0
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team closed its road trip on the west coast with a 3-0 (22-30, 27-30, 22-30) loss to No. 3 Cal State Northridge on Saturday night (March 13). The Ramblers (12-3) drop their third straight match, while the Matadors move to 15-6 with the win.

March 12, 2010
No. 13 UC San Diego Sweeps No. 15 Lewis
No. 13 UC San Diego took the first of back-to-back matches with No. 15 men’s volleyball by sweeping the Flyers 30-26, 30-24, 30-22 in a non-conference match at Neil Carey Arena on Friday night.

March 12, 2010
Loyola Swept By No. 8 UCLA
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team recorded a season-low .170 team hitting percentage en route to a 3-0 (16-30, 27-30, 24-30) loss to No. 8 UCLA on Friday night (March 12) in Los Angeles. The Ramblers (12-2) drop their second straight match, while the Bruins move to 12-9 with the win.

March 11, 2010
No. 2 Pepperdine Sweeps Ball State
Despite an inspired performance from freshman Larry Wrather (Lake Bluff, Ill./Lake Forrest H.S.) the Ball State men's volleyball team suffered a 3-0 (30-25, 31-29, 30-18) loss to No. 2 Pepperdine Thursday evening at Firestone Fieldhouse. The Cardinals fall to 10-7 overall with the loss, while the Waves improve to 11-5 after the victory.

March 10, 2010
Ball State Swept By No. 8 UCLA
The Ball State men's volleyball team could not overcome a strong UCLA team, suffering a 3-0 (30-26, 30-18, 30-27) setback to the eighth-ranked Bruins Wednesday evening at Pauley Pavilion. With the loss, the Cardinals fall to 10-6 on the year, while the Bruins improve to 11-9.

March 9, 2010
Ball State Survives, 3-2, Battle At Grand Canyon
The Ball State men’s volleyball team rallied from down 2-1 to score a thrilling 3-2 (30-18, 24-30, 28-30, 30-19, 15-13) Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association victory over Grand Canyon Tuesday evening at Antelope Gymnasium in Phoenix, Ariz.

March 9, 2010
Grand Canyon inching closer to first miva win in 3-2 loss to Ball State
They can see it, but can't quite reach it -- at least not yet. The youthful Grand Canyon University men's volleyball program had a 2-1 lead but weren't able to complete its first MIVA victory at Antelope Gym Tuesday, dropping a 3-2 decision to Ball State. GCU lost 30-18, 24-30, 28-30, 30-19, 15-13. It trailed, 5-1 in the final set before battling back to get within one point four times.

March 9, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Falls To No. 6 Long Beach State, 3-1
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team lost its first match of the season to No. 6 Long Beach State, 3-1 (30-27, 26-30, 20-30, 29-31), tonight (March 9) in Long Beach. The loss snaps the Ramblers’ program record 12-match win streak to open the season, dropping them to 12-1. The 49ers improve to 10-7 with the win.

March 8, 2010
IPFW's Shank Named MIVA Offensive Player of the Week
Mastodon outside hitter Darryl Shank has been named the MIVA Offensive Player of the Week for his play last week against Cardinal Stritch and Ohio State.

March 8, 2010
Defending Champs UC-Irvine Best No. 15 Lewis In Four
Lewis senior Nathan Klaas (Orland Park, Ill./Sandburg) hit .436 with a match-high 22 kills in a four set (27-30, 30-25, 30-19, 30-25) loss at No. 11 UC-Irvine on Monday evening.

March 8, 2010
Ohio State's Mik Berzins Named the MIVA Defensive Player of the Week
Ohio State men's volleyball libero Mik Berzins has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week for his play last week.

March 8, 2010
Quincy snaps losing streak with sweep of Fontbonne
The Quincy University men's volleyball team snapped a three match losing streak with a 3-0 sweep on the road over Fontbonne University winning 30-19, 30-20 and 30-27.

March 7, 2010
Ohio State Defeats Mt. Olive, 3-0
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (12-7 overall) men's volleyball team defeated Mt. Olive (6-2), 3-0 (30-21, 30-22, 30-18) Sunday afternoon in St. John Arena. Ohio State's Nick Gibson posted a match-high 19 points with a career-high 18 kills (.640) and two assist blocks. Ted Schoenfeldt added 12.5 points with 11 kills (.409), one ace serve and one assist blocks while John Tholen contributed 10.5 points with a career-high seven kills, two solo blocks and three assist blocks.

March 6, 2010
Grand Canyon finishes classic with a split
Grand Canyon's men's volleyball team split its final two games of the Fighting Bee Classic at St. Ambrose University Saturday. GCU defeated Moody Bible 3-0 by set scores of 30-16, 30-12, 30-20 and lost to NAIA No. 4 St. Ambrose 3-1 by scores of 30-25, 32-34, 30-26, 30-26.

March 6, 2010
IPFW Upset Bid of No 13 Ohio State Falls Short in Five
Out of gas after an impressive two-set comeback, the IPFW upset bid of No. 13 Ohio State fell just short in the fifth set, 26-30, 21-30, 31-29, 30-24, 12-15.

March 6, 2010
No. 11 Loyola sweeps Quincy for 12th consecutive win
George Kamberos tallied his first double-double of the season to lead the 11th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team past Quincy, 3-0 (30-21, 30-22, 30-26), on Saturday afternoon (March 6) in Alumni Gym. The win gives Loyola its 12th in a row, as the Ramblers now boast a 12-0 overall record and a 6-0 record in the MIVA. Quincy falls to 4-9 overall and 1-4 in MIVA play with the loss.

March 6, 2010
Buckeyes Defeat IPFW in Five Games
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (11-7 overall, 6-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men’s volleyball team held off IPFW (7-8, 2-5) with a 3-2 (30-26, 30-21, 29-31, 24-30, 15-12) victory Saturday night at the Gates Sports Center. OSU’s Shawn Sangrey posted a match-high 28 points with 24 kills, one ace serve and six assist blocks. John Klanac added 18 points for the Buckeyes with 15 kills, one ace serve, one assist block and two assist blocks.

March 6, 2010
Quincy swept by Loyola 3-0
The Quincy University men's volleyball team was swept on the road 3-0 by the Loyola University of Chicago. The Hawks dropped their third match in a row, falling 30-21, 30-22 and 30-26.

March 5, 2010
Efficient offense powers IPFW win over Cardinal Stritch
Junior Darryl Shank posted a four-set season-high 31 kills, leading an efficient IPFW offense that defeated the Cardinal Stritch Wolves, 30-27, 24-30, 30-20, 30-17.

March 5, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Sweeps NAIA No. 1 Cal Baptist
No. 15 Lewis bounced back from a loss to UCLA on Wednesday by defeating a team that swept UCLA earlier this season, Cal Baptist. The 30-23, 32-30, 30-24 victory over NAIA No. 1 Cal Baptist on Friday moved the Flyers' record to 11-4.

March 5, 2010
No. 11 Loyola Extends Streak To 11 With 3-0 Win Over Quincy
The 11th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team downed Quincy, 3-0 (30-22, 30-22, 30-20), on Friday night (March 5) to earn its 11th consecutive victory and set a record for the best start in program history. The Ramblers (11-0 overall, 5-0 MIVA) hit .387 in the win over the visiting Hawks (4-8, 1-3 MIVA).

March 5, 2010
Quincy falls to Loyola in MIVA contest
The Quincy University men's volleyball team dropped their second consecutive match, falling to Loyola University 3-0 in a MIVA contest in Chicago, Illinois. The Hawks fell by the scores of 30-22, 30-22 and 30-20.

March 5, 2010
Grand Canyon wins two of three at Fighting Bee
Grand Canyon (10-15) won two of three matches in the Fighting Bee Classic at St. Ambrose University Friday. GCU opened with a 3-0 loss NAIA No. 6 Lindenwood by set scores of 30-27, 32-30, 30-27. The Antelopes followed with a win over NAIA No. 5 Park 30-28, 30-28, 30-24.

March 3, 2010
13th-ranked Ohio State Falls to ninth-ranked Penn State, 3-0
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (10-7 overall, 5-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team dropped a 3-0 (30-26, 30-27, 30-18) decision to ninth-ranked Penn State (12-2, 5-0 EIVA) Wednesday night in St. John Arena. OSU's Shawn Sangrey recorded a match-high 21 points with 20 kills and one ace serve with John Klanac adding 13.5 points with 13 kills and one assist block.

March 3, 2010
No. 6 UCLA Sweeps No. 15 Men's Volleyball
No. 6 UCLA earned a bit of revenge for their loss to Lewis last season by sweeping the No. 15 Flyers 30-22, 30-27, 30-25 on Wednesday evening at Pauley Pavilion.

March 2, 2010
Grand Canyon finishes Invitational with 3-1 record
Twice Tuesday, Grand Canyon lost its first set during the GCU Invitational. Twice, the Antelopes came back to win. Finishing off the invitational with a tourney-best 3-1 record, GCU (8-14) added wins over Hope International and Clarke College, the No.2 and No.3 ranked programs, respectively, in the NAIA at Antelope Gym.

March 1, 2010
Grand Canyon splits with Clarke, Hope International
Grand Canyon split with two of the top NAIA men's volleyball programs in the country Monday during the first day of the GCU Invitational at Antelope Gym.<

March 1, 2010
Ohio State's Shawn Sangrey and Grayson Overman Named the MIVA Players of the Week
Ohio State men's volleyball opposite Shawn Sangrey has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association offensive player of the week and middle blocker Grayson Overman the defensive player of the week for their play last week.

February 28, 2010
Quincy falls to #6 Carthage, 3-0
The Quincy University men's volleyball team was unable to pull off a road win over #6 ranked Carthage College on Sunday as they fell 3-0, dropping the match 30-26, 30-24 and 30-27.

February 27, 2010
Grand Canyon plays well in 3-2 loss to No. 1 Cal Baptist
It was one of Grand Canyon's best matches, but it just wasn't quite enough to beat NAIA No. 1 Cal Baptist at Antelope Gym Saturday. GCU lost 3-2 by set scores of 30-28, 38-40, 24-30, 30-22, 15-11.

February 27, 2010
13th-ranked Ohio State Drops 3-0 Decision to UC Santa Barbara at Volleyball Hall of Fame/Morgan Classic
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (10-6 overall, 5-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team fell, 3-0 (34-32, 32-30, 30-17) to UC Santa Barbara (9-8) in the championship match of the Volleyball Hall of Fame/Morgan Classic at the Blake Arena in Springfield, Mass. In the consolation match, Springfield (9-6) defeated George Mason (4-8), 3-1 (30-21, 25-30, 30-26, 31-29). Ohio State's Shawn Sangrey had a team-high 21 points on 21 kills (.395) with John Klanac adding 17.5 points with 14 kills (.344), two ace serves, a solo block and one assist block.

February 27, 2010
Quincy Eases Past MSOE for 3-1 win
The Quincy University men's volleyball team picked up a 3-1 win over Milwaukee School of Engineering on the road on Saturday night. The Hawks took down MSOE 30-28, 30-22, 23-30 and 30-25 for their fourth win of the season.

February 26, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Tops Ball State, 3-2
The Ball State men's volleyball team rallied from one game down two times, but could not push through in the end, suffering a 3-2 (30-23, 27-30, 34-32, 30-26, 15-13) setback to No. 15 Lewis Friday night at Worthen Arena.

February 26, 2010
Grand Canyon Falls to No. 1 Cal Baptist
Grand Canyon, for the second straight match, lost to a No. 1 ranked team in the nation. After falling to NCAA No. 1 Pepperdine Wednesday, the Antelopes were defeated 3-0 by NAIA No. 1 Cal Baptist Friday at Antelope Gym. The teams meet again Saturday at 7 p.m.

February 26, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Earns Key Road MIVA Win In Five At Ball State
The 15th ranked Flyers earned their first victory at Ball State since 2004 thanks to a 3-2 (30-23, 27-30, 34-32, 26-30, 15-13) decision over the Cardinals on Friday night in a Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match.

February 26, 2010
13th-Ranked Buckeyes Open The Volleyball Hall of Fame/Morgan Classic with a 3-0 Sweep of George Mason
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (10-5 overall) men's volleyball team defeated George Mason (4-7), 3-0 (30-12, 30-16, 30-25) in the first semifinal of the 23rd annual Volleyball Hall of Fame/Morgan Classic at the Blake Arena in Springfield, Mass. Ohio State's John Klanac posted a match-high 22 points with Shawn Sangrey adding 20.5. Klanac had a match-high 16 kills (.483), four ace serves, a solo block and two assist blocks. Sangrey contributed 14 kills (.360), four ace serves and five assist blocks. Defensively Buckeye Grayson Overman collected 15 total blocks in the match with a solo and 14 assist blocks. The 14 assist blocks is an OSU match record. The previous record was 13 held by five players. His 15 total blocks tied the Buckeye match record held by three others.

February 25, 2010
Ball State Rallies To Top IPFW, 3-2
The Ball State men's volleyball team rallied from a two-game hole to post a 3-2 (28-30, 30-32, 30-22, 30-20, 15-6) victory over Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association and in-state rival IPFW Thursday night at Worthen Arena.

February 25, 2010
'Dons Struggle to Hold Momentum, Fall in Five
Despite thrilling victories en route to an early two-set lead, the 'Dons were unable to hold on in Muncie, as they fell to in-state rival Ball State in five, 30-28, 32-30, 22-30, 20-30, 6-15.

February 25, 2010
Quincy Downed at Home by Lindenwood
The Quincy University men's volleyball team was unable to pick up their second straight home win as they fell to visiting Lindenwood University 3-0 on Thursday night. Lindenwood got past Quincy 30-22, 30-22 and 30-23.

February 24, 2010
Grand Canyon Falls to No. 1 Pepperdine
Against the No. 1 team in the country, Grand Canyon University lost to Pepperdine 3-0 at Firestone Fieldhouse Wednesday. The Antelopes (5-11) lost by set scores of 30-15, 30-20, 30-21.

February 23, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Sweeps No. 15 Men's Volleyball
No. 15 Lewis was out-blocked for the first time this season, 10.0 to 5.0, in a 30-20, 30-22, 30-22 loss to No. 12 Loyola-Chicago on Tuesday night at Neil Carey Arena in a Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match.

February 23, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Blasts No. 15 Lewis, 3-0
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team used a .413 team hitting percentage to defeat No. 15 Lewis, 3-0 (30-20, 30-22, 30-22) on Tuesday night (Feb. 23) in the Neil Carey Arena. The Ramblers move to 10-0 overall and 4-0 in the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association with the win, tying the best start in program history. Lewis drops to 9-3 overall and 2-2 in the MIVA with the loss.

February 22, 2010
Lewis' Mike Iandolo Named MIVA Defensive Player Of The Week
Senior Mike Iandolo (Orlando, Fla./Long Beach State) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week for his play last weekend in road wins over George Mason and Juniata.

February 21, 2010
Loyola's Kris Berzins Earns Second MIVA Offensive Player Of The Week Honor
Loyola University Chicago senior Kris Berzins (Brinklow, Md.) has been named Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced this afternoon (Feb. 22). Berzins' second MIVA honor of the season comes after he led the 12th-ranked Ramblers to 3-0 wins over Juniata on Friday (Feb. 19) and George Mason on Saturday (Feb. 20).

February 20, 2010
Gasparovic Leads Ball State Past Saint Francis
Behind a career-high 20 kills from junior J.D. Gasparovic (St. Louis, Mo./Oakville H.S.), the Ball State men's volleyball team rallied from one game down to post a 3-1 (29-31, 30-27, 30-28, 30-21) non-conference victory over Saint Francis (Pa.) Saturday night at SFU's DeGol Arena.

February 20, 2010
No. 7 Penn State Blasts By VolleyDons
No. 7 Penn State made quick work of the visiting IPFW squad, sweeping the Mastodons, 30-21, 30-22, 30-20. The 'Dons totaled 34 kills and 23 errors on 93 total attacks to post a hitting percentage of just .118 in the match, including a mere .036 in the third and final set. The powerful Nittany Lions front line posted 13.5 blocks in stifling the 'Dons' offensive attack.

February 20, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Rallies From Down 0-2 For Win At Juniata
Juniata went up 2-0 on the Flyers on Saturday evening by hitting .371 and .243 in the first two sets respectively. However over the final three Lewis held Juniata to attack percentages of .075, .062 and .087 to comeback and defeat DIII No. 1 Juniata 3-2 (25-30, 28-30, 30-25, 30-24, 15-11).

February 20, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Knocks Off George Mason, 3-0
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team defeated George Mason, 3-0 (32-30, 30-27, 30-18), on Saturday night (Feb. 20) in Fairfax, Va. After a come-from-behind win in the first set, the visiting Ramblers (9-0) took control of the match to earn their ninth straight win. Mike Bunting and Kris Berzins each posted 13 kills to help LU past the Patriots (3-5).

February 19, 2010
No. 7 Penn State Sweeps Ball State
The Ball State men's volleyball team suffered a 3-0 (30-18, 30-15, 30-22) non-conference setback to No. 7 Penn State Friday night at PSU's Recreation Building. With the loss, the Cardinals fall to 7-4 on the year, while the Nittany Lions improve to 9-2. Senior Eric Schulte (Shorewood, Wis./Shorewood H.S.) paced the Ball State attack with eight kills, while adding a team-high .636 (8-1-11) attack percentage. In the third set alone, Schulte scored six kills on eight swings with no errors for a .750 attacking mark.

February 19, 2010
Kook and IPFW Take Thriller From Red Flash
Senior middle blocker Oliver Kook converted 17 kills on 23 attacks, leading the IPFW Mastodons to a thrilling, five-set victory over the Saint Francis (Pa.) Red Flash, 27-30, 30-26, 26-30, 30-23, 21-19.

February 19, 2010
Flick And Iandolo Help No. 15 Lewis Sweep George Mason
The No. 15 Flyers swept George Mason (30-21, 30-21, 30-28) on Friday evening in a non-conference road match. Sophomore Aaron Flick (North Ridgeville, Ohio/St. Edward) hit .615 with eight kills and no errors. Defensively he added seven blocks (one solo).

February 19, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Rolls Past Juniata, 3-0
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team defeated Juniata, 3-0 (30-25, 30-26, 30-24), on Friday night (Feb. 19) in Huntingdon, Pa. Senior Matt Adler recorded a career-high 13 kills and hit .611 (13-2-18) for the match to lead the Ramblers (8-0) to their eighth straight win. Juniata falls to 4-4 with the loss.

February 19, 2010
13th-Ranked Ohio State Defeats Carthage, 30-23, 30-23, 30-19
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (9-5 overall, 5-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team defeated fifth-ranked (Div. III) Carthage (10-5, 4-0 Midwest-III Volleyball Conference), 3-0 (30-23, 30-23, 30-19) Friday night in St. John Arena. OSU's Ted Schoenfeldt and Mike Berzins shared match-high honors with 10.5 points each. Schoenfeldt and Berzins each had seven kills, two ace serves and three assist blocks while playing in two games each.

February 15, 2010
IPFW's Shank, Dryden Sweep MIVA Player of the Week Honors
Juniors Shaun Dryden and Darryl Shank have been named MIVA Defensive and Offensive Player of Week after turning in impressive weekend showings, helping the 'Dons to a pair of conference wins over Grand Canyon.

February 13, 2010
#13 Ohio State Falls Short in Five-Game Loss at #12 Loyola-Chicago
The 13th (tie)-ranked Ohio State (8-5 overall, 5-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team overcame an 2-0 lead by 12th-ranked Loyola-Chicago (7-0, 3-0) but fell 3-2 (30-25, 36-34, 26-30, 27-30, 16-14) to the Ramblers in Alumni Gym Saturday Afternoon. OSU's John Klanac and Ted Schoenfeldt collected a team-high of 25 points each in the contest. Klanac had 23 kills (.308), one ace serve and two assists blocks and Schoenfeldt contributed 22 kills (.372) and six assist blocks.

February 13, 2010
Quincy Stuns Ball State, 3-1
Despite three players with double-figure kills, the Ball State men's volleyball team saw its 21-match winning streak over Quincy come to an end Saturday night with a 3-1 (30-28, 36-34, 26-30, 30-25) setback at Pepsi Arena.

February 13, 2010
Grand Canyon Unable to Hold On Against IPFW
Grand Canyon battled early deficits, picked up late leads, but were unable to defeat IPFW in Saturday's Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association contest at Gates Sports Center Saturday. The Antelopes lost 3-0 by scores of 30-27, 30-25, 30-26.

February 13, 2010
'Dons Back to .500 After Sweep of Grand Canyon
For the second time in as many nights, the IPFW Mastodons picked up a three-set sweep of the Grand Canyon Antelopes, 30-27, 30-25, 30-26, returning to .500 overall at 5-5.

February 13, 2010
No. 12 Loyola Spoils Comeback, Downs No. 13 Ohio State, 3-2
The 12th-ranked Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team survived a late rally to take down No. 13 Ohio State, 3-2 (30-25, 36-34, 26-30, 27-30, 16-14) on Saturday evening (Feb. 13) in Alumni Gym. The Ramblers move to 7-0 overall and remain the only MIVA team with an unblemished conference record at 3-0.

February 13, 2010
Hawks Upset Ball State, 3-1
The Quincy University men's volleyball team recorded a 3-1 upset victory over Ball State University at home on Saturday night winning 30-28, 36-34, 26-30 and 30-25. The Hawks recorded their first MIVA conference win in over two years as they knocked off the 7-3 Cardinals. The Hawks hit .287 as a team with 69 kills and 26 attack errors. Quincy also recorded 11 total team blocks and finished with seven service aces.

February 12, 2010
Ball State Survives Scare At Quincy, 3-2
The Ball State men's volleyball team fought off a furious Quincy attack to escape with a thrilling 3-2 (30-26, 30-21, 22-30, 22-30, 15-13) Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association win Friday night at the Hawks' Pepsi Arena.

February 12, 2010
GCU Drops MIVA Match at IPFW
Grand Canyon (5-9, 0-4) lost 3-0 at IPFW in the first game of a two-game Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association set at Gates Sports Center Friday. The 'Lopes and Mastodons (4-5, 1-3) meet again Saturday at 5 p.m. Phoenix time.

February 12, 2010
'Dons Run Past Antelopes in Three
The Mastodons started hot and stayed hot as they picked up their first conference win of the season over the Grand Canyon Antelopes, 30-21, 30-28, 30-26.

February 12, 2010
Service Errors Prove Costly In No. 15 Lewis' Loss To No. 13 Ohio State
No. 15 Lewis out-hit (.292 to .270) and out-blocked (14.5 to 7) No. 13 Ohio State, but struggles from the service line spelled doom for the Flyers on Friday evening at Neil Carey Arena. Lewis dropped the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match 3-1 (30-20, 30-24, 24-30, 30-28).

February 12, 2010
Buckeyes Earn a 3-1 Victory at 15th-Ranked Lewis
The 13th-ranked (tie) Ohio State (8-4 overall, 5-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team held off a late rally for a 3-1 (30-20, 30-24, 24-30, 30-28) victory at 15th-ranked Lewis (7-2, 2-1) Friday night in Neil Carey Arena. Ohio State's Shawn Sangrey collected a career-high 31.5 points in the match with a career-high 28 kills (.304), two ace serves and three assist blocks. Nick Berzins contributed a career-high 15 points/kills (.480) and Grayson Overman added 10 points with three kills (.111), a career-high five ace serves, one solo block and two assist blocks.

February 12, 2010
Hawks fall short against Ball State
The Quincy University fell short in their upset bid over Ball State University on Friday night, dropping the match 3-2. Quincy lost the first two sets before storming back to even the match up and held a lead in the fifth set but were unable to close the match out for the win.

February 9, 2010
IPFW's Dryden Named MIVA Defensive Player of the Week
IPFW junior libero Shaun Dryden has been named MIVA Defensive Player of the Week. Dryden posted a career-high 21 digs in Friday's matchup with No. 15 Lewis.

February 8, 2010
Ohio State's Shawn Sangrey Named the MIVA Offensive Player of the Week
Shawn Sangrey has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Offensive Player of the Week for the 13th-ranked (tied) Ohio State (7-4 overall, 4-0 MIVA) men's volleyball team.

February 6, 2010
Ohio State's Match with St. Francis Cancelled
The 14th-ranked Ohio State (7-4 overall, 4-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team's Saturday match with St. Francis in St. John Arena has been cancelled because the Red Flash is snowed in and unable to travel to Columbus.

February 6, 2010
Quincy drops third in a row, fall to Pacific, 3-0
The Quincy University men's volleyball team dropped their third straight match and second in a row on the road to the University of Pacific by the score of 3-0 on Saturday.

February 5, 2010
Ball State Falls To No. 14 Ohio State, 3-0
The Ball State men's volleyball team saw its six-match winning streak come to an end Friday night as the Cardinals fell to No. 14 Ohio State 3-0 (28-30, 32-34, 23-30) at Worthen Arena. The loss drops the Cardinals to 6-2 on the season and 1-2 in Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association action while Ohio State improves to 7-4 overall and 4-0 in the MIVA.

February 5, 2010
IPFW's Upset Bid of No. 15 Lewis Falls Short in Five
A season-best 35 kills from Darryl Shank wasn't enough, as the Mastodons' five-set upset bid of No. 15 Lewis came up just short, 26-30, 30-26, 31-29, 24-30, 13-15.

February 5, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Rallies For 3-2 Road MIVA Win At IPFW
Four Flyers finished with double-digit kills to help No. 15 Lewis rally from a 2-1 deficit and earn a 3-2 (30-26, 26-30, 29-31, 30-24, 15-13) road Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association victory on Friday evening at IPFW.

February 5, 2010
14th-Ranked Buckeyes Sweep Ball State for Coach Hanson's 500th Victory at Ohio State
The 14th-ranked Ohio State (7-4 overall, 4-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team remained undefeated in conference play with a 3-0 (30-28, 34-32, 30-23) victory at Ball State Friday. The win was head coach Pete Hanson's 500th victory for the Buckeyes. OSU's Shawn Sangrey posted a match-high 21.5 points in the contest with Kevin Heine adding 13.5 and Mik Berzins 11. Sangrey recorded a match-high 15 kills (.367), three ace serves, two solo blocks and three assist blocks. Heine had 10 kills (.444), two ace serves and three assist blocks while Berzins contributed eight kills, one ace serve, one solo block and two assist blocks.

February 5, 2010
Quincy Falls to Pacific, 3-0
The Quincy University men's volleyball team dropped their second straight match by the score of 3-0, falling to the University of Pacific on Friday night.

February 2, 2010
Grand Canyon's Trent Bruns selected MIVA Defensive Player of the Week
Grand Canyon University freshman libero Trent Bruns (Mission Viejo, Calif./Mission Viejo) has been named the MIVA Defensive Player of the Week for his play last week. At the Daytona 100 in Daytona Beach, Fla., Bruns averaged 4.64 digs per game in the four victories for the Antelopes.

February 2, 2010
No. 15 Lewis Wins MIVA Opener Over Quincy 3-0
No. 15 Lewis swept the Quincy Hawks 30-18, 30-27, 30-28 in the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association opener for both schools on Tuesday evening.

February 2, 2010
Quincy unable to hold on against Lewis
Despite holding leads in the final two sets of their match against #14 ranked Lewis University the Quincy University men's volleyball team was unable to hold on for the win as they fell 3-0 in their 2010 MIVA opener.

February 1, 2010
Loyola's Kris Berzins Named Sports Imports/AVCA National Player Of The Week
Loyola University Chicago senior Kris Berzins has been named Sports Imports/AVCA Division I-II Men's Volleyball National Player of the Week, the AVCA announced this afternoon (Feb. 1). Berzins earns the award for the second time in his career after leading the Ramblers to a 3-0 record last week, including two wins over ranked teams.

January 31, 2010
Ohio State Sweeps Juniata for Fifth Consecutive victory
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (6-4 overall, 3-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team defeated Juniata (1-3), 3-0 (30-18, 30-25, 30-26) Sunday afternoon in St. John Arena. OSU's Shawn Sangrey posted a match-high 19 points with 18 kills (.429) and two assist blocks. Buckeye Mik Berzins added 12 points with 12 kills (.292). Grayson Overman and Nick Gibson contributed 11 points each against the top-ranked (Div. III) Eagles. Overman posted nine kills (.692) and four assist blocks while Gibson had nine kills (.286), one solo block and two assist blocks.

January 30, 2010
Ball State Wins 3-2 Thriller Over Rutgers-Newark
The Ball State men's volleyball team extended its winning streak to six matches with a thrilling 3-2 (30-26, 29-31, 30-21, 25-30, 15-8) victory over Rutgers-Newark Saturday evening at Worthen Arena. With the win, the Cardinals improve to 6-1, while the Scarlet Raiders fall to 1-4.

January 30, 2010
Antelopes finish Daytona 100 with 4-0 record
Grand Canyon finished the Daytona 100 with a 4-0 record with wins over Lees-McRae and Limestone Saturday. GCU (5-8) beat Lees-McRae Saturday afternoon 3-0 by set scores of 30-27, 30-22, 30-28. It followed up with a 3-1 evening win over Limestone by scores of 30-27, 30-21, 27-30, 30-21. The four-match winning streak is the second-year program's longest success streak. Two individual school records were broken and another tied during the weekend.

January 30, 2010
Patriots Topple Mastodons in Four
Twenty-one IPFW service aces were too much for the Mastodons to overcome, as their sloppy play led to a 3-1 loss at the hands of the George Mason Patriots, 30-27, 20-30, 28-30, 22-30.

January 30, 2010
No. 14 Lewis Tops No. 15 St. Francis (Pa.) 3-1 In Record Setting Match
The No. 14 ranked Lewis University men's volleyball blocked their way to victory Saturday night, defeating No. 15 St. Francis (Pa.) 3-1 in a non-conference match at Neil Carey Arena 30-28, 28-30, 30-25, 30-28. Lewis set a rally scoring era team match record with 39 block assists in the contest while senior Rikki Garma (Lihue, Hawaii/Ost) had a career-high 21 digs, a new rally scoring era record.

January 30, 2010
Cardiac Ramblers Down No. 5 Penn State, 3-2
Down two sets to one, the Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team won back-to-back sets to defeat No. 5 Penn State, 3-2 (30-26, 22-30, 24-30, 30-25, 15-7) in front of a raucous crowd of 2,035 in Alumni Gym on Saturday night (Jan. 30). With the win, the Ramblers move to 6-0 and remain the only undefeated NCAA Division I-II team. The Nittany Lions fall to 6-2 in the loss.

January 29, 2010
Ball State Tops George Mason, 3-1
Behind a career-high 17 kills from redshirt freshman Jamion Hartley (North Chicago, Ill./North Chicago H.S.) and a career-best 11 total blocks from junior Anders Nelson (St. Croix Falls, Wis./St. Croix Falls H.S.), the Ball State men's volleyball team scored a 3-1 (30-23, 31-33, 30-19, 31-29) victory over George Mason Friday night at Worthen Arena.

January 29, 2010
Antelopes pick up second straight win; sweep Johnson & Wales, 3-0
Grand Canyon went 2-0 in its first day of the Daytona 100 and picked up its second win of the season over Johnson and Wales University Friday at Ocean Center.

January 29, 2010
Grand Canyon opens Daytona 100 with win over Limestone
Grand Canyon opened its four-match trip at the Daytona 100 with a 3-1 victory over Limestone Friday. The Antelopes (2-8) will play Johnson and Wales later in the evening. GCU won by set scores of 30-21, 30-28, 27-30, 30-25.

January 29, 2010
Shank, Mader Fuel Four-Set IPFW Win Over Rutgers-Newark
Behind a spectacular 25-kill outing by junior Darryl Shank and career-high 59 assists from setter Dan Mader, the IPFW Mastodons cruised to a four-set victory over the Rutgers-Newark Scarlet Raiders, 28-30, 30-26, 30-26, 30-24.

January 29, 2010
Klaas' 20 Kills Not Enough As No. 5 Penn State Defeats No. 14 Lewis, 3-1
Four Flyers finished with double-digit kills but No. 5 Penn State defeated No. 14 Lewis 3-1 (30-26, 28-30, 30-25, 30-20) on Friday evening at Neil Carey Arena.

January 29, 2010
Loyola Cruises To 3-0 Win Over No. 15 Saint Francis
Sophomore Domenic Dewaele recorded 14 kills, including six in the first set, to lead the Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team over 15th-ranked Saint Francis, 3-0 (30-26, 30-21, 30-21), on Friday night (Jan. 29) in Alumni Gym. The Ramblers (5-0) posted a season-high .443 team hitting percentage, while the Red Flash (6-2) hit .247 in the loss.

January 29, 2010
Hawks Mount Come-From-Behind Win Over Hannibal-LaGrange
The Quincy University men's volleyball team needed five games after dropping the first two games of the match but in the end completed a remarkable come from behind 3-2 win over Hannibal-LaGrange College.

January 28, 2010
No. 13 Buckeyes Defeat George Mason, 3-0
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (5-4 overall, 3-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team picked up a 3-0 (30-26, 33-31, 31-29) victory over George Mason (1-1) Thursday night in St. John Arena. OSU's Shawn Sangrey posted a team-high 13.5 points with 10 kills (.208), two solo blocks and two assist blocks. John Klanac contributed 13 points with 12 kills (.179) and two assist blocks while Grayson Overman added 12 points with six kills (.556), three ace serves, two solo blocks and two assist blocks.

January 26, 2010
Lewis Limits Carthage To .022 Attack Percentage In Sweep
No. 14 Lewis out-hit the Carthage Red Men .264 to .022 in the Flyers' 30-22, 30-21, 30-23 non-conference victory at Neil Carey Arena on Tuesday evening. The match featured only three ties and two lead changes. Senior Nathan Klaas (Orland Park, Ill./Sandburg) led the Flyers with nine kills. He also added five digs and four block assists. Sophomore Aaron Flick (North Ridgeville, Ohio/St. Edward) hit .400 with seven kills and two blocks.

January 26, 2010
Loyola Sweeps Past MSOE, 3-0
The Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team downed MSOE, 3-0 (30-22, 30-23, 30-19), on Tuesday night (Jan. 26) in Alumni Gym. The Ramblers used a balanced attack, as 15 different players saw action in the match. LU improves to 4-0 with the win, while the visiting Raiders drop to 1-3.

January 25, 2010
Loyola-Chicago's Bunting Repeats As MIVA Offensive Player Of The Week
Loyola University Chicago sophomore Mike Bunting has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (MIVA) Offensive Player of the Week for the second week in a row, the league office announced this afternoon (Jan. 25). Bunting earns the award after posting his first career double-double in Loyola's 3-1 win over IPFW last Friday (Jan. 22).

January 25, 2010
Ball State's Billy Ebel Repeats As MIVA Defensive Player Of The Week
For the second straight week, Ball State men's volleyball senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Kan./Bishop Miege H.S.) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week.

January 23, 2010
Grand Canyon drops second match to defending champ Ohio State
Grand Canyon lost for the second straight night to defending Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association champion Ohio State at St. John's Arena Saturday. GCU (1-8, 0-3) lost 3-0 by set scores 30-24, 30-22, 30-25.

January 23, 2010
IPFW Drops Five-Set Heartbreaker to Carthage
Looking to bounce back from a Friday night conference loss, a feisty Carthage College Redmen squad stole away a five-set heartbreaker from the Mastodons, 22-30, 30-25, 29-31, 30-21, 17-15.

January 23, 2010
Lewis Wins Third Straight With Sweep Of NJIT
No. 14 Lewis cruised to a sweep (30-19, 30-22, 30-23) of the New Jersey Institute of Technology Highlanders on Saturday afternoon at the Golden Dome Classic on the campus of Rutgers-Newark.

January 23, 2010
Buckeyes Complete Two-Match Sweep of Grand Canyon with 3-0 Victory Saturday
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (4-4 overall, 3-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team, behind a career-tying 18 kills from John Klanac, defeated Grand Canyon (1-8, 0-3), 3-0 (30-24, 30-22, 30-25) to complete a two-match weekend sweep of the Antelopes in St. John Arena. Klanac had a match-high 18 kills (.387) and added a co-match-high nine digs in the contest. Ted Schoenfeldt posted 10.5 points with eight kills, one ace serve, one solo block and one assist block. Buckeye Grayson Overman contributed 9.5 points with nine kills (.800) and an assist block.

January 22, 2010
Ball State Ups Winning Streak To Four, Sweeps Carthage
The Ball State men's volleyball team extended its winning streak to four matches with a 3-0 (30-20, 30-22, 30-24) victory over Carthage Friday night at Worthen Arena. With the win, the Cardinals improve to 4-1 on the season, while the Red Men fall to 1-3 with the setback.

January 22, 2010
Grand Canyon drops match to No. 13 Ohio State
Grand Canyon fell to 0-2 in the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association with a 3-0 loss to defending conference champion Ohio State at St. John's Arena Friday. GCU (1-7, 0-2) lost by game scores of 30-23, 30-16, 30-22 to the No. 13 team in the nation.

January 22, 2010
Loyola Downs IPFW, 3-1
Despite spectacular offensive performances by hitters Darryl Shank and Elon Fyfield, the Loyola Ramblers wrecked the Mastodon MIVA home opener in four sets, 27-30, 35-33, 30-28 and 30-26. The two MIVA rivals traded serves through the neck-and-neck start until deep into the opening frame, until a Kris Berzins kill capped off a Rambler run to give his side their largest lead of the set, at 24-20. Senior middle blocker Oliver Kook had the Mastodons' answer, highlighting a 7-1 run with a kill and three blocks to put IPFW up 27-25.

January 22, 2010
Klaas' Career-High 25 Kills Lifts No. 14 Lewis To 3-2 Win Over Rutgers-Newark
Senior Nathan Klaas (Orland Park, Ill./Sandburg) delivered a career-best 25 kills in No. 14 Lewis' 3-2 (30-21, 30-22, 27-30, 26-30, 15-12) victory over Rutgers-Newark in a non-conference match on Friday evening. Neither team held a two-point lead in the fifth set until the Flyers scored three straight with the game tied at seven. Klaas and sophomore Aaron Flick (North Ridgeville, Ohio/St. Edward) had a kill during the run.

January 22, 2010
Loyola Battles To 3-1 Victory Over IPFW
The Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team downed IPFW, 3-1, on Friday night (Jan. 22) in Fort Wayne, Ind. Despite dropping the first set, the Ramblers (3-0, 2-0 MIVA) took the next three to defeat the host Mastodons (2-2, 0-2 MIVA). Sophomore Mike Bunting (24 kills, 10 digs) and junior Mike Hutz (63 assists, 13 digs) each recorded a double-double to lead the way for Loyola.

January 22, 2010
Buckeyes Sweeps Grand Canyon, 30-23, 30-16, 30-22
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (3-4 overall, 2-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team, behind a match-high 15 points from Shawn Sangrey, defeated Grand Canyon (1-7, 0-2), 3-0 (30-23, 30-16, 30-22) Friday night in St. John Arena. Sangrey had a team-high 12 kills (.400), one ace serve and four assist blocks in the match. John Klanac added 11 points (10 kills (.400) and one ace serve) and Grayson Overman had 10.5 (eight kills (.889) and five assist blocks) for the Buckeyes.

January 22, 2010
Quincy Tops Defending Champion Lindenwood In Five Set Thriller
The Quincy University men's volleyball team picked up their first win of the 2010 season and it was a big one, defeating defending NAIA National Champion and #2 ranked Lindenwood University 3-2 in St. Charles, Mo.

January 21, 2010
Ball State Tops Grand Canyon: 3-1
Behind a career-high 19 kills from junior Lee Meyer (Cincinnati, Ohio/Moeller H.S.), the Ball State men's volleyball team out-slugged visiting Grand Canyon University for a 3-1 (30-32, 31-29, 30-23, 30-25) Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association victory Thursday night at Worthen Arena. Playing their first home match of the season, the Cardinals improve to 3-1 (1-1 MIVA) with the win. The Antelopes, who were playing in their first-ever MIVA league match, fall to 1-6 (0-1 MIVA) with the loss.

January 19, 2010
Billy Ebel named the MIVA Defensive Player of the Week
After averaging 3.8 digs per set in three matches last weekend, Ball State men's volleyball senior libero After averaging 3.8 digs per set in three matches last weekend, Ball State men's volleyball senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Ka./Bishop Miege H.S.) has been named the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Defensive Player of the Week

January 19, 2010
Grand Canyon falls short in upset of Ball State
Grand Canyon (1-6, 0-1) won its first set in the MIVA, but couldn't get the entire match against Ball State (3-1, 1-0) at Worthen Arena Thursday. Against the nation's preseason No. 11 team, GCU lost 3-1. It won the first set 32-30, before dropping the next three 31-29, 30-23, 30-25.

January 19, 2010
Loyola's Mike Bunting Named MIVA Offensive Player Of The Week
Loyola University Chicago sophomore Mike Bunting has been named Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (MIVA) Offensive Player of the Week, the league office announced this afternoon (Jan. 19). Bunting helped the Ramblers to 3-0 wins against Carthage (30-18, 30-14, 30-23) and No. 13 Ball State (30-28, 31-29, 30-25) to open the season last week.

January 18, 2010
No. 13 Ohio State Defeats Juniata, 3-0
The 13th-ranked Ohio State (2-4 overall, 1-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team won a 3-0 (30-26, 30-21, 30-28) road victory over Juniata (0-1) Monday night in Huntingdon, Pa. OSU's Grayson Overman posted a co-match-high of 13 points for the Buckeyes with nine kills (.333), one ace serve, two solo blocks and two assist blocks. Kevin Heine added 12.5 points with a team-high 10 kills (.444), two solo blocks and one assist block.

January 17, 2010
No. 13 Ball State Men's Volleyball Scores Sunday Sweep Over MSOE
The 13th-ranked Ball State men's volleyball team used a career-high 13 kills from freshman Larry Wrather (Lake Bluff, Ill./Lake Forest H.S.) to score a 3-0 (30-18, 30-24, 30-27) sweep over the Milwaukee School of Engineering Sunday afternoon at the Kern Center.

January 17, 2010
No. 11 (tie) Ohio State Drops 3-1 Decision at St. Francis
The 11th(tie)-ranked Ohio State (1-4 overall, 1-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team dropped a 3-1 (30-22, 30-25, 22-30, 30-25) decision at St. Francis (3-1) Sunday afternoon in DeGol Arena. Ohio State's John Klanac and Grayson Overman shared team-high honors in points with 13 each. Klanac recorded 12 kills (.258) and one ace serve while Grayson added 11 kills (.846) and four assist blocks.

January 16, 2010
No. 13 Ball State Men's Volleyball Scores 3-1 Win At Carthage
The 13th-ranked Ball State men's volleyball team picked up its first win of the 2010 season with a 3-1 (22-30, 30-24, 31-29, 30-26) victory over Carthage Saturday night at Tarble Arena. With the win, the Cardinals improve to 1-1 (0-1 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) on its season-opening three match road trip. The Red Men fall to 1-2 while playing their third match in the past four days.

January 16, 2010
Grand Canyon splits with Johnson and Wales
Grand Canyon (1-5) split its men's volleyball doubleheader with Johnson and Wales Saturday at Antelope Gym. After winning the afternoon match 3-0 (30-23, 30-23, 30-19), GCU lost 3-0 by set scores of 30-20, 30-27, 30-24.

January 16, 2010
Grand Canyon wins home opener against Johnson and Wales
Grand Canyon won its home opener over Johnson and Wales 3-0 Saturday at Antelope Gym. GCU (1-4) won by set scores of 30-23, 30-23, 30-19. It was the first of two Saturday matches between the teams.

January 15, 2010
No. 13 Ball State Men’s Volleyball Drops Season Opener At Loyola
Despite a career-high 14 kills from redshirt freshman Jamion Hartley (North Chicago, Ill./North Chicago H.S.), the 13th-ranked Ball State men's volleyball team opened the 2010 season and Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association play with a 3-0 (30-28, 31-29, 30-25) setback at Loyola-Chicago's Alumni Gym Friday night.

January 15, 2010
No. 11 Ohio State Downs `Dons in MIVA Opener
A strong offensive attack from the 2009 MIVA Champion and 11th ranked Ohio State Buckeyes spoiled the IPFW conference-opener in straight sets, 30-16, 34-32, 30-24. After dropping their first three matches of the season, the Buckeyes showed no signs of rust in the opening set, jumping out to an early 6-2 advantage. The hot hand of junior John Klanac tallied two kills and an ace to lead the early Ohio State rush that would extend to as many as eight at 17-9.

January 15, 2010
No. 15 Men's Volleyball Sweeps MSOE For Season Opening Victory
No. 15 Lewis began the 2010 season with a convincing 3-0 (30-19, 30-17, 30-19) victory over the Milwaukee School of Engineering on Friday night at Neil Carey Arena.

January 15, 2010
Loyola Downs No. 13 Ball State, 3-0, In MIVA Opener
The Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team knocked off 13th-ranked Ball State, 3-0 (30-28, 31-29, 30-25), on Friday night (Jan. 15) in Alumni Gym. The Ramblers (2-0, 1-0 MIVA) came from behind to take the first two sets, but dictated the tempo in the third to seal the team's second-straight sweep. The Cardinals' loss comes in their first match of the 2010 season.

January 15, 2010
No. 11 (tie) Ohio State Opens MIVA Play With 3-0 Sweep of IPFW
The 11th(tie)-ranked Ohio State (1-3 overall, 1-0 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association) men's volleyball team began conference play with a 3-0 (30-26, 34-32, 30-24) sweep of IPFW (2-1, 0-1) Friday night in St. John Arena. Buckeyes Ted Schoenfeldt posted a match-high 20 points with 15 kills (.429), three ace serves, one solo block and two assist blocks. John Klanac contributed 17.5 points with 13 kills (.233), two ace serves, one solo block and three assist blocks with Mik Berzins adding 11 points with 10 kills (.500) and one solo block.

January 15, 2010
Hawks Fall in Season Opener
The Quincy University men's volleyball team dropped their 2010 season opener in a 3-0 road loss to Clark College on Friday night.

January 13, 2010
Loyola Rolls To 3-0 Win Over Carthage
The Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team used a balanced attack and plenty of Carthage errors to cruise past the visiting Red Men, 3-0 (30-18, 30-14, 30-23) in the team's true season opener on Wednesday night (Jan. 13). The Ramblers (1-0) hit .364 for the match, while the Red Men (0-1) committed 36 errors on their way to a hitting percentage of .000.

January 9, 2010
GCU drops two in Santa Cruz
Grand Canyon University dropped a pair of men's volleyball matches at UC Santa Cruz Saturday. The Antelopes (0-4) lost to host UC Santa Cruz 3-0 by set scores of 30-28, 31-29, 30-24. GCU lost to University of Pacific 3-0 by scores of 30-19, 30-24, 40-28.

January 9, 2010
'Dons Sweep Again, Down Highlanders in Three
Another day, another sweep for the 'Dons. A balanced scoring attack led by veterans Oliver Kook and Ivan Matos gave IPFW a 3-0 victory over the NJIT Highlanders, 30-23, 30-16, 30-27.

January 9, 2010
No. 10 Ohio State Loses to #5 Penn State, 3-1
The 10th-ranked Ohio State (0-3 overall) men’s volleyball team closed out play at the Outrigger Hotels Invitational in Honolulu, Hawaii with a 3-1 (30-16, 30-27, 24-30, 30-25) loss to fifth-ranked Penn State (2-1). OSU’s Ted Schoenfeldt posted a team-high 18 points with 13 kills, three ace serves and four assist blocks. John Klanac added 17 points with 16 kills and an ace serve for the Buckeyes.

January 8, 2010
GCU drops match to Univ. of Pacific
Grand Canyon fell to 0-2 on the opening night of the men's volleyball season. After falling to UC Santa Cruz earlier in the day, GCU lost to host Pacific at Alex Spanos Center Friday.

January 8, 2010
GCU loses opener; Hutchins sets 3-game kill mark
Grand Canyon University's men's volleyball team lost their season opener to UC Santa Cruz at the University of Pacific Friday. The Antelopes lost 3-0 by set scores of 30-21, 30-27, 30-26.

January 8, 2010
IPFW wins season opener over NJIT
The IPFW Volleydons kicked off head coach Arnie Ball's 30th season in style, as Elon Fyfield's 18 kills led the squad to a 3-0 sweep of the NJIT Highlanders 30-24, 30-25, 30-24.

January 8, 2010
No. 10 Ohio State Drops 3-1 Decision to No. 1 Southern California
The 10th-ranked Ohio State (0-2 overall) men's volleyball team dropped a 3-1 (20-30, 30-26, 30-25, 30-14) decision to top-ranked Southern California (2-0) on the second day of the Outrigger Hotels Invitational at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.

January 8, 2010
Loyola Powers Past Windsor, 3-0
Senior Kris Berzins and sophomore Mike Bunting had 15 kills each to lead the Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team to a 3-0 (30-24, 30-21, 30-27) sweep over Windsor on Friday night (Jan. 8) in Alumni Gym. The win closes out a two-match set between the two teams, with the Ramblers taking all six sets.

January 7, 2010
Hot-Hitting Ramblers Sweep Windsor In Season Opener Styler records team-high 10 kills in win
The Loyola University Chicago men's volleyball team rode a .463 team hitting percentage to a 3-0 (30-22, 30-20, 30-27) sweep of Windsor on Thursday afternoon (Jan. 7) in Alumni Gym. The Ramblers (1-0) never trailed in either of the first two sets and pulled off a comeback win in the third to seal the sweep in their favor.

January 7, 2010
No. 10 Ohio State Falls to No. 12 Hawaii, 3-0
The 10th-ranked Ohio State (0-1 overall) men's volleyball team opened the 2010 season with a 3-0 (30-20, 30-20, 30-26) loss at 12th-ranked Hawaii (1-0) in the opening round of the Outrigger Hotels Invitational played in the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.

December 29, 2009
Three MIVA Teams Ranked in the AVCA Division I-II Men's Coaches Top 15 Preseason Poll
Ohio State ranked 10th, Ball State 11th and Lewis tied for 14th in AVCA preseason poll

December 17, 2009
Ohio State Picked as the 2010 MIVA Preseason Favorite
The Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association announced today that Ohio State has been picked as the preseason favorite by a vote of the league coaches. The Buckeyes, three-time defending MIVA regular season champions and two-time MIVA defending MIVA tournament champions, edge Ball State by one vote. Ohio State had four first place votes to three for the Cardinals. Lewis was picked to finish third, Loyola-Chicago fourth and IPFW fifth. First-year member Grand Canyon was picked to finish sixth and Quincy seventh to round out the voting.

December 16, 2009
'Dons Chosen Fifth in Preseason Poll, Shank All-MIVA
Ohio State named preseason favorite by league coaches

December 16, 2009
Ball State Places Three On Preseason All-MIVA Team
Ball State men's volleyball senior setter Ethan Pheister (Shorewood, Wis./Shorewood H.S.), senior libero Billy Ebel (Lenexa, Kan./Bishop Miege H.S.) and junior middle attacker J.D. Gasparovic (St. Louis, Mo./Oakville H.S.) have been named to the 2010 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Preseason All-Conference Team as voted on by the league's seven head coaches.

December 16, 2009
HAWKS PICKED 7th IN MIVA PRESEASON POLL
The Quincy University men's volleyball team has been chosen 7th in the 2010 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Preseason poll. The Hawks received 10 total points in the seven team league.

December 16, 2009
Mike Iandolo And Nathan Klaas Earn Preseason All-MIVA Nods
Flyers picked for third in preseason poll

December 16, 2009
Loyola Picked Fourth In MIVA Preseason Poll
Berzins named to preseason All-Conference Team

December 16, 2009
Ohio State Picked as the 2010 MIVA Preseason Favorite
Ohio State and Ball State have three preseason All-Conference selections each

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