Five Takeaways From The 2023 NCAA Softball Regional Round
A golden rule in postseason play is to never assume that any game is a gimme.
Jack Consiglio, the #33 ranked recruit in the class of 2024, has decided to join a Stanford recruiting class that was already ranked #3 in the nation and has now picked up #15 Carter Neves yesterday and #33 Jack Consiglio today. Consiglio announced his commitment with the following post.
In a performance indicative of its play all season, top-seeded UCLA was both balanced and dominant en route to its first MPSF Championship title since 2006. The Bruins closed the tournament in three straight sets, beating host Stanford on Saturday, 25-22, 25-21 and 25-23.
Pepperdine graduate student opposite Jaylen Jasper (Annapolis, MD/Stanford) is the MPSF kill leader by a wide margin of 5.02 kills per set (the next highest is 3.99), which also ranks No. 2 in the nation. He tops the conference in points per set. also No. 2 in the NCAA (5.51). He won an MPSF-high four weekly awards this year, the last of which was backed by a 53-kill series on a .536 hitting percentage against No. 5 Grand Canyon.
The Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Men’s Volleyball Championship begins on April 19 at Maples Pavilion on the campus of Stanford University. Some of the best volleyball programs in the nation head to Stanford, California, with the 2023 NCAA National Collegiate Men’s Volleyball Championship on the horizon.