NAIA - Men's Volleyball - Setter of the Week - Allain Larroche - Life (Ga.)

2019-20 NAIA Men’s Volleyball Players of the Week — No. 4

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Julian Armendano of Mount Mercy (Iowa) was named as the NAIA men’s volleyball attacker of the week, Guga Heidrich of Lourdes (Ohio) was named as the NAIA men’s volleyball defender of the week and Allain Larroche of Life (Ga.) was named as the NAIA men’s volleyball setter of the week announced the national office on Tuesday.

Attacker of the Week
Julian Armendano, Mount Mercy
6-0, SO, OH, La Plata, Argentina  

  • Armendano recorded a new career-high of 18 kills against Judson (Ill.).
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 51 kills, 4.25 average
    • Attack percentage of 0.261
    • Also added 22 digs, one assist and one aces

Defender of the Week
Guga Heidrich, Lourdes
6-0, SO, DS, Braco do Norte, Brazil

  • Heidrich posted a career-high of 21 digs against Goshen (Ind.)
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 40 digs, 4.0 average
    • Recorded only one reception error in 10 sets
    • Added six assists and two aces

Setter of the Week
Allain Larroche, Life (Ga.)
5-7, SR, S, Miami, Fla.

  • Larroche recorded 31 or more assists in three matches last week.
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 102 assists
    • Averaged 10.20 assists per set
    • Also added three kills, eight digs, nine aces and four blocks (one solo)

 

 

Attacker of the Week Nominees: Felipe Guirau, Park (Mo.); Luka Cajic, Missouri Baptist; Edgar Huerta, St. Andrews (N.C.); Matthew Corrales, Reinhardt (Ga.); Bobby Henige, Benedictine Mesa (Ariz.); Chris Morikawa, UC Merced; Grant Ooms, Saint Xavier (Ill.); Kyle Anema, Vanguard (Calif.); Brandon Botdorf, The Master's (Calif.); Konrad Stoklosinski, Menlo (Calif.); Brandon Oswald, Briar Cliff (Iowa); Clark Steele, Jamestown (N.D.); Jackson Presha, Morningside (Iowa); Felix Chapman, Grand View (Iowa); Simon Joly, Missouri Valley; Sebastian Obrador, Life (Ga.); Yannik Ahr, Campbellsville (Ky.); Brett Thompson, Viterbo (Wis.); Daniel Hermida, Webber International (Fla.); Augusto Silva, Warner (Fla.); Ricardo Gehrke, Lourdes (Ohio); Kevin Gomez, Siena Heights (Mich.); Joshua Boothroyd, Aquinas (Mich.); Cameron Ternent, Indiana Tech

Defender of the Week Nominees: 
Drew Iliff, Missouri Baptist; Leandro Lima, Park (Mo.); Chase Cross, Reinhardt (Ga.); Jacob DeSouza, St. Andrews (N.C.); Landon Fuller, Benedictine Mesa (Ariz.); Jacob Semon, UC Merced; Jake Ostema, Trinity Christian (Ill.); Kyle Springer, Saint Xavier (Ill.); Brett Norkus, The Master's (Calif.); Hunter Miller, Briar Cliff (Iowa); Joao Victor Bonanoni, Missouri Valley; Erick Villar, Grand View (Iowa); Tiago Almeida, Mount Mercy (Iowa); John Montalvo, Campbellsville (Ky.); Diego Perez, Life (Ga.); Thomas Robson, Viterbo (Wis.); Bryant Herrera, Webber International (Fla.); Franky Zamora, Warner (Fla.); Robert Valerio, Aquinas (Mich.); Cameron Ternent, Indiana Tech

Setter of the Week Nominees: 
Jason Harman, Missouri Baptist; Luciano Bucci, Park (Mo.); Dakota Hotaling, St. Andrews (N.C.); Caleb Word, Bluefield (Va.); Ricardo Mujica, Reinhardt (Ga.); Dapre Rogers, Benedictine Mesa (Ariz.); Ryan Steele, UC Merced; Aaron Kummer, Saint Xavier (Ill.); Bryce Thompson, Vanguard (Calif.); Ezra Moore, The Master's (Calif.); Lucas Larson, Menlo (Calif.); Hunter Miller, Briar Cliff (Iowa); Derek Correa, Jamestown (N.D.); Francisco Arredondo, Grand View (Iowa); Ben Ruggles, Mount Mercy (Iowa); Kyle Browne, Culver-Stockton (Mo.); Vitor Alves Furiati, Missouri Valley; Jeremy Hernandez, Campbellsville (Ky.); Andrew Lepage, Viterbo (Wis.); Andrew Lepage, Viterbo (Wis.); Franky Zamora, Warner (Fla.); Tim Rouch Jr., Webber International (Fla.); Henrique Gehrke, Lourdes (Ohio); Keegan Crawford, Siena Heights (Mich.); Colby Elder, Aquinas (Mich.); Chandler Davis, Indiana Tech

 

2019-20 Men's Volleyball Composite Award Winners (Attacker, Defender, Setter)
Week 1 (January 29): Felix Chapman, Grand View (Iowa), Adam Becker, Trinity Christian (Ill.), Colby Elder, Aquinas (Mich.)
Week 2 (February 05): Daniel Hermida, Webber International (Fla.), Ramon Matos, Campbellsville (Ky.), Jason Harman, Missouri Baptist
Week 3 (February 12): Evan Gebert, Lourdes (Ohio), Hiago Crins, Park (Mo.), Ben Ruggles, Mount Mercy (Iowa)
Week 4 (February 19): Julian Armendano, Mount Mercy (Iowa), Guga Heidrich, Lourdes (Ohio), Allain Larroche, Life (Ga.)

 

Championship Information

3rd ANNUAL
MEN'S VOLLEYBALL
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
April 12-16, 2022
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