Men's Volleyball: Mount Union Sweeps MCVL Weekly Awards

Men's Volleyball: Mount Union Sweeps MCVL Weekly Awards

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Mount Union outside hitter and libero, junior Justin Sibbel (Stow / Stow-Munroe Falls) and sophomore Steven Grenier (Hawthorn Woods, Ill. / Lake Zurich), earned Midwest Collegiate Volleyball League offensive and defensive player of the week.

The Purple Raiders (11-3, 2-1 MCVL) went 2-2 last week with wins over Alderson Broaduss and Mount St. Joseph's. 

Sibbel led the offense with 4.41 kills per set with a .286 hitting percentage. He also recorded a career-high 33 kills in a five set comeback win over Mount St. Joseph for an MCVL victory. 

Leading the defense, Grenier tallied 66 digs for 3.88 digs per set. In the win over Mount St. Joseph, he recorded 21 digs which is just one short of his season-high.

Mount Union will continue play hosting St. Vincent (Pa.) March 17 at 7 p.m.