ASC West RAC Member Named

In my earlier “musing” post from today I mentioned that I knew the name of the newest member of the West RAC that would be representing the ASC but I wasn’t in position to publish it. Well, leave it to the American Southwest Conference (@ASC_sports) to one-up me on Twitter and name names. Concordia Head…… Continue reading ASC West RAC Member Named

West Region Preview/Predictions

Today, I am concluding my week of previews/predictions with a look at the entire West Region. Here is the agenda for the week (links are provided for my past work): Monday – ASC Tuesday – NWC Wednesday – SCAC Thursday – SCIAC Friday – West Regional Rankings Before I get to the ordering, I thought…… Continue reading West Region Preview/Predictions

Schedule Analysis Part 2

This is my second installment dealing with the schedules from the West Region. You can find my first installment here. A lot of schools have published their schedules since the first installment and my Latvian spies have been hard at work uncovering a few others. (In the first installment I mentioned that two of my…… Continue reading Schedule Analysis Part 2

Realignment – Impact on Regional Rankings

One of the more significant changes coming to the NCAA will be the proposed realignment of regions. For volleyball, this means (most likely) increasing from 8 regions to 10 and the adjustment of teams from the three larger regions (New England, New York and Mid-Atlantic). The AVCA currently uses 10 regions so we have a…… Continue reading Realignment – Impact on Regional Rankings

Sabrina Bingham – New RAC Chair

One of the more important positions in terms of getting teams into the NCAA Tournament is the Regional Advisory Committee (RAC) Chairman. As I’ve mentioned in the past, the West Region RAC Chair (Ed Garza) term has expired and he was recently replaced by Hardin-Simmons Head Coach Sabrina Bingham. Coach Bingham was the logical choice…… Continue reading Sabrina Bingham – New RAC Chair