I got the Weekly Wrap-Up out on time this week! Yay me! This is where I go around the West Region and see how things are shaping up based on the results from the past week. But first, I’m sure you are curious what you missed out on so here was the week that was.…… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up
Updates: The saga of St. Thomas (TX) getting to Denver is quite interesting. I wonder why College TV Ticket (used a lot by the SCAC teams) has so much trouble matching graphics with the actual sport. And now the video is gone, again. Ugh. TLU pushes Trinity to 5-sets but takes the loss. Trinity hasn’t…… Continue reading Saturday, Sept. 21 Match Day!
Updates: Heard that St. Thomas couldn’t get out of Houston so the SCAC matches at JWU may change today. Positive thoughts to the team and everyone in Houston. Neither 1 pm match is working on either video or stats. Sigh. Both videos are now working. Live Stats are not for me. It appeared Schreiner took…… Continue reading Friday, Sept. 20 Match Day!
For those of you that follow my Watch List you know that I’ve been using the Massey Rankings to get my Strength of Schedule (SOS) numbers. SOS is one of the selection criteria so I wanted something to use since the NCAA hadn’t released their numbers, yet. Even when they do (and they just did)…… Continue reading Early Look at SOS
Updates: I wrote my thoughts nearly a week ago and re-read them this morning. Honestly have no idea what I was thinking. Both teams have played a tough schedule. Home court advantage helps but this is probably a toss up. At 6pm Central, #1 Calvin at #6 Chicago Chicago takes set one 28-26 and lead…… Continue reading Wednesday, Sept. 18 Match Day!
The following players have earned POW honors for week three of the season. Links are attached to the conference name when available. I will also include the AVCA Player of the Week, which is awarded to one player nationally each week. (I will do this award regardless of whether it’s awarded to a West Region…… Continue reading Players of the Week (9/18/19)
Updates: National Wrap-Up Podcast just dropped. Click here if you want a listen. 3 sweeps in the 6 pm Matches. Austin College goes up 2-0 but Dallas takes set three 27-25. Dallas with the reverse sweep taking the last three sets. Good energy in the building. 6:00 p.m. (All times central) Howard Payne at Concordia…… Continue reading Tuesday, Sept. 17 Match Day!