Men's Volleyball: Jeremy Leyden Named MCVL Offensive Player of the Week

Jeremy Leyden (Photo by: Pat Chen)
Jeremy Leyden (Photo by: Pat Chen)

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Mount Union setter Jeremy Leyden (Cuyahoga Falls / Akron Hoban) was named Midwest Collegiate Volleyball League Offensive Player of the Week.

The sophomore led the Purple Raiders to a 2-0 record on their opening weekend in Angola, Indiana with games against Concordia Wisconsin and Thiel (Pa.).

Leyden tallied 79 assists on the weekend allowing him to reach the 1,000 assists milestone. He also recorded three service aces, two blocks, and 15 digs. 

Mount Union continues play traveling to Erie, Pa. to take on Penn State-Behrend Thursday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m.