Men’s Volleyball Prepares for Matches Against Barton, Mount Olive

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard men's volleyball team will play host to two matches at home this weekend, Feb. 7-8. On Friday, the Crimson will host Barton at 7 p.m. followed by a match against Mount Olive on Saturday at 2 p.m. Both matches will be broadcast on ESPN+.

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vs. Barton: ESPN+ | Live Stats
vs. Mount Olive: ESPN+ | Live Stats
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What to Know

  • Senior captain Chase Howard is the reigning EIVA Defensive Player of the Week after posting 22 digs last weekend against Sacred Heart and St. Francis Brooklyn.
  • Howard's 2.81 digs per set average leads the EIVA and ranks third in the nation.
  • Harvard ranks first in the country in digs per set, averaging 10.80.
  • Senior captain Matthew Ctvrtlik ranks fifth in the NCAA with an average of 10.38 assists per set, while sophomore Campbell Schoenfeld ranks eighth in attacks per set with 9.12.

At the Helm
Head coach Brian Baise enters his 12th season at the helm of the Harvard men's volleyball program. Baise holds a 121-113 record during his time in Cambridge, including five top-three EIVA Tournament finishes in the past eight years and an NCAA Tournament appearance in 2018.

Up Next
The Crimson will travel to George Mason for contests on Friday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 15 at 3 p.m.