The Loyola men’s volleyball team (2-2) is ranked No. 8 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) poll after defeating then- No. 3 Brigham Young University (BYU) 3-2 in its season opener Jan. 5 and falling to then- No. 7 University of California-Irvine 3-1 Jan. 6.
The Loyola men’s volleyball team is three seasons removed from its last national championship in 2015. That means this is the last Rambler senior class with championship experience.
Student-athletes at Loyola have started a competition called the Rambler Cup, based on attendance at games, GPA and community service.
The Loyola men’s volleyball team was eliminated in the quarterfinal round of the MIVA tournament for the first time since 2000. The Ramblers lost 3-1 to Ball State University.
Four members of the No. 12 Loyola men’s volleyball team earned all-conference accolades April 13. The awards were announced ahead of the 2017 Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (MIVA) tournament.
Check out this photo gallery from the St. Francis and Penn State home stand on March 24 and 25.
After a big win against No. 11 Ball State University and a tough loss to No. 5 Lewis University, the No. 9 Loyola men’s volleyball team is heading on a four-game road trip and looking to pick up momentum.
For junior opposite Ben Plaisted, his talents extend far beyond the white lines of the volleyball court.