The following players have earned POW honors for week seven 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 (10/16/19)
Updates: What a weird match between Austin College and LeTourneau. Austin College wins the first two sets easily followed by easy wins for LeTourneau in the next two. The fifth set is tied at 5 when Austin College runs off 4 points. Then LeTourneau runs off 7 straight points. Then Austin College runs off 6…… Continue reading Tuesday, Oct. 15 Match Day!
The week seven AVCA Top 25 coaches poll is out, which you can find here. Due to my vacation I didn’t put this article out last week. Sorry about that. It’s not often (like ever) to see an AVCA Top 25 where you don’t have both Washington-St. Louis and Wittenberg in the poll. The AVCA decided…… Continue reading AVCA Top 25 (10/15/19)
The regional rankings will be coming out next week (October 23rd) but this week the RACs are actually going through their practice runs. I thought it might be interesting to look through all of the regions and figure out the teams that should be showing up on those rankings next week. Now things can change…… Continue reading Regional Ranking Preview
Here are my rankings for the seventh week of the season. At the bottom of this post I will be using my Watch List data to construct a West Regional Ranking per the Selection Criteria. Remember, this ranking is without emotion although I do interject some opinion when dealing with ranked wins and the quality…… Continue reading D3VbWest Top 25 (10/14/19)
Here is the second installment of the Weekly Wrap-Up that I’m using to take a look at the conferences in the West Region now that we’ve hit the midway point in the conference season. In the first installment I looked at the ASC and the NWC. In this article, we’ll look at the SCAC, the…… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up (Conclusion)
Two weeks have gone by since the last Wrap-Up so this calls for drastic measures. I will go ahead and split up the writing into two articles (today and tomorrow) and will mainly cover the conferences since we are now at the mid-way point. I’m even going to skip the housekeeping that I normally do…… Continue reading Weekly Wrap-Up