Harvard Crimson men's volleyball

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Harvard Crimson
Harvard Crimson logo.svg
UniversityHarvard University
Head coachBrian Baise (11th season)
ConferenceEIVA
Division I (NCAA) Division
LocationCambridge, MA
Home arenaMalkin Athletic Center
ColorsCrimson, White, and Black[1]
              
AIAW/NCAA Tournament appearance
2018[2]

The Harvard Crimson men's volleyball team represents Harvard University in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I men's volleyball. Harvard competes as a member of the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association and plays its home games at the Malkin Athletic Center (MAC) in Cambridge, Massachusetts.[5]

History[edit]

Harvard's first team took the court in 1981.[6] During the team's most successful season to date, The Crimson was ranked No. 15 in the US by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) on April 9, 2012. This marked the first time in program history that The Crimson was recognized in the national poll.[7][8] 2018, the program won its first ever EIVA title as well as made its first appearance in the NCAA tournament.[9]

Players[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Number Name Class Position Height Hometown
1 Chase Howard Junior Libero/Outside Hitter 6-2 Virginia Beach, Virginia
3 Ryan Hong Freshman Middle Blocker/Outside Hitter 6-2 Honolulu, Hawaii
4 Adam Gordon Sophomore Outside Hitter 6-2 San Diego, California
5 Griffin Schmit Sophomore Opposite/Outside Hitter 6-5 Clarence Center, New York
7 Eric Li Freshman Outside Hitter 6-6 Edison, New Jersey
8 Trevor Dow Senior Middle Blocker 6-9 Needham, Massachusetts
10 Matt Ctvrtlik Junior Setter 6-5 Newport Beach, California
11 Erik Johnsson Junior Outside Hitter 6-4 Rochester, New York
12 Campbell Schoenfeld Freshman Middle Blocker/Outside Hitter 6-8 N. Tonawanada, New York
13 Buddy Scott Freshman Setter 6-6 Honolulu, Hawaii
14 Kevin Zhao Junior Middle Blocker 6-5 Edison, New Jersey
15 Jack Connolly Junior Libero 5-9 Jupiter, Florida
16 Marty Heavey Junior Middle Blocker 6-4 Henderson, Nevada
18 Jason Shen Freshman Libero/Outside Hitter 5-11 Cupertino, California

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Harvard at a Glance | Harvard University". Retrieved February 11, 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.eivavolleyball.com/releases/2017-18/Harvard/5-1-18
  3. ^ http://www.eivavolleyball.com/releases/2017-18/Harvard/4-21-18
  4. ^ http://www.eivavolleyball.com/releases/2017-18/Harvard/5-1-18
  5. ^ [1], "2010-11 Men's Volleyball Quick Facts," GoCrimson.com, 2010-2011, retrieved July 19, 2011.
  6. ^ [2], "Year by Year Results," GoCrimson.com, 2010-2011, retrieved July 19, 2011.
  7. ^ [3], "AVCA Division I-II Men's Coaches Week #14 Top 15 Poll: April 9, 2012," American Volleyball Coaches Association, retrieved April 9, 2012.
  8. ^ [4], "No. 15 Harvard Men’s Volleyball Ranked in AVCA Poll for the First Time in Program History," GoCrimson.com, 2012, retrieved April 9, 2012.
  9. ^ http://www.eivavolleyball.com/releases/2017-18/Harvard/4-21-18

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