Seven of the Top 10 NAIA MVB Teams to Appear in Molten Invitational

 In this weekend’s 2016 Molten Invitational hosted by No. 2 ranked Grand View, seven of the top 10 teams in the NAIA Men’s Volleyball Top 10 poll will compete in one of the premier men’s volleyball tournament’s in the country.

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The tournament will be held from Thursday, Jan. 28 through Saturday, Jan. 30 inside the Charles S. Johnson Wellness Center in Des Moines, Iowa on the campus of Grand View University.

The following ranked teams will compete over the weekend, No. 1 Missouri Baptist, No. 2 Grand View, No. 4 St. Ambrose, No. 5 Warner, No. 7 Graceland, No. 8 Park and No. 10 Hope International. Below are the matchups.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016

  • No. 10 Hope vs No. 5 Warner – 4:30 p.m. Court 1
  • No. 2 Grand View vs Missouri Valley – 7 p.m. Court 1
  • No. 10 Hope International vs No. 7 Graceland Court 2

Friday, Jan. 29, 2016

  • No. 5 Warner vs No. 1 MBU – 10:30 a.m. Court 1
  • Missouri Valley vs Cardinal Stritch – 10:30 a.m. Court 2
  • No. 2 Grand View vs No. 10 Hope International – 1 p.m. Court 1
  • No. 8 Park vs No. 4 St. Ambrose – 1 p.m. Court 2
  • No. 7 Graceland vs No. 5 Warner – 3 p.m. Court 1
  • Missouri Valley vs Morningside – 3 p.m. – Court 2
  • No. 7 Graceland vs Cardinal Stritch – 5 p.m. Court 1
  • No. 10 Hope vs Morningside – 5 p.m. Court 2
  • No. 2 Grand View vs No. 8 Park – 7 p.m. – Court 1
  • No. 4 St. Ambrose vs No. 1 MBU – 7 p.m. – Court 2

Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

  • Cardinal Stritch vs Ottawa – 10 a.m. Court 1
  • No. 4 St. Ambrose vs Morningside – 10 a.m. Court 2
  • No. 2 Grand View vs No. 1 Missouri Baptist – 12 p.m. Court 1
  • No. 8 Park vs No. 5 Warner – 12 p.m. Court 2
  • No. 10 Hope vs Cardinal Stritch – 2 p.m. Court 1
  • No. 4 St. Ambrose vs Ottawa – 2 p.m. Court 2
  • No. 5 Warner vs Morningside – 4 p.m. Court 1

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Congratulations CIS 18M!

The Iowa Region would like to congratulate the Central Iowa Select (CIS) 18M on their 4th place finish in Chicago.  This 4th place finish earned them a Bid to Girls’s Junior Nationals in the USA Division.

If your team earns a bid at a National Qualifier send us the information and  we will share it.  Send it to Molly@iavbreg.org.12472390_10204526450236062_2230874252017403443_n

 

 

 

Boys Clinic Feb 20th at Grand View Univ.

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4th Annual Boys Volleyball clinic Feb 20th

Announcing the 4th Boys Volleyball clinic Feb. 20th at Grand View University in Des Moines Iowa. Join in an exciting clinic put on by the Grand View Men’s Volleyball team and the Iowa Region. The Vikings are ranked #2 in the NAIA Men’s Volleyball ranking. The team’s coach Donan Cruz will run the clinic. Coach Cruz has been named 2014 AVCA -NAIA Men’s Coach of the Year. Coach Cruz had also been a National High Performance Championship Team Head coach for several season. With all this coaching experience and the exciting and explosive players from Grand View this should be a great clinic. Join us

  • 20, 2016
  • Grand View University Johnson Wellness Center, Des Moines, IA
  • Boys ages 10-18
  • Cost $25- bring a check made out to Iowa Volleyball Region.
  • Sign Up at http://www.iavbreg.org/BoysEvents.html

Grandview Boys’ Clinic Flyer

If you have any questions, contact Lynne or Brett by phone at 515-727-1860

Or Email Lynne@iavbreg.org or Brett@iavbreg.org .