No real surprise after UCLA loses a third
Hawaii move up a spot to No. 2. The Beach remains unanimous No. 1
UCLA to 3 followed by UC Irvine, moving up a spot, and BYU at 5.
Big drop for Ohio State, from 4 to 9.
SandBows move from 5 to 2
SC stays No. 1
van Tilburg & Tuileta earn weekly honors.
➜ Junior Stijn Van Tilburg led No. 3 Hawai’i in a pair of big matches against No. 5 UC Irvine to earn his first Big West Men’s Volleyball Player of the Week honor.
➜ Van Tilburg posted a pair of 20-kill matches, starting on Friday with a 21-kill contest in a 3-1 Rainbow Warriors win.
➜ On Sunday, he tied his career-high with 27 kills on .458 hitting in a four-set loss.
➜ For the week, Van Tilburg notched 48 kills on .418 hitting (10 errors, 91 attempts), averaging 6.00 kills per set and 6.3 points per set.
➜ The junior also added 12 digs, 3 blocks, and an ace on the weekend.
Tuileta senior libero
➜ Double-figure dig totals in each of two matches against No. 5 UC Irvine take home Defensive Player of the Week accolades.
➜ Tuileta started the weekend off with a season-high 14 digs (3.50 digs per set) in a 3-1 Hawai’i win Friday.
➜ In Sunday’s series finale, the senior added 11 more digs (2.75 digs per set) in a 4-set loss.
➜ Tuileta also tallied just 3 reception errors in a total of 81 attempts (96.3%) on the weekend.