MIT along with Harvard University and Stanford University were the only institutions to have both its men's and women's volleyball teams qualify for the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. In addition, MIT was the only Division III program to double-up on AVCA accolades. Initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, this award honors collegiate and high school teams that displayed excellence in the classroom by maintaining at least a 3.30 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale or a 4.10 mark on a 5.0 scale.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The MIT men's volleyball capped off another successful year with the announcement of the North East Collegiate Volleyball Association's (NECVA) postseason awards. Head coach Paul Dill was the inaugural recipient of the David Hildebrandt Rising Star Award, which is given in memory of the former Newbury College head coach who passed away last summer.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Nationally-ranked No. 10 and sixth-seeded Vassar College defeated host MIT, 31-29, 30-26, 30-24, in the opening round of the North East Collegiate Volleyball Association (NECVA) Championship Tournament on Friday. The No. 11 seeded Engineers closed their campaign with a ledger of 25-12.