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Final 2012 MIAA Volleyball Report

Final Standings 

 

  League Overall
  W L W L  
Calvin* 16 0 33 3  
Hope 14 2 29 5  
Alma 9 7 16 13  
Trine 9 7 18 12  
Adrian 7 9 14 16  
Saint Mary's 7 9 14 14  
Kalamazoo 6 10 11 17  
Olivet 4 12 8 19  
Albion 0 16 2 24  

The MIAA volleyball champion shall be determined based upon best won-loss record in MIAA conference play. The league’s automatic qualification to the NCAA Tournament shall be determined by a four-team, end-of-season, AQ tournament.

*MIAA Champion - Calvin
MIAA Tournament Qualifiers - Calvin, Hope, Alma, Trine 

Saturday, November 17 - NCAA Division III National Championship at Hope
St. Thomas, Minn. def. Calvin 13-25, 17-25, 25-18, 25-16, 15-9 box

Friday, November 16 - NCAA Division III National Semifinal at Hope
Calvin def. Christopher Newport, Va. 25-19, 25-21, 23-25, 25-16 box

Thursday, November 15 - NCAA Division III National Quarterfinal at Hope
Calvin def. Puget Sound, Wash., 25-22, 23-25, 25-15, 25-10 box

Saturday, November 10 - NCAA Division III Regional Championship at Calvin
Calvin def. Wittenberg, Ohio 23-25, 25-18, 23-25, 26-24, 15-12 box

Friday, November 9 - NCAA Division III Regional at Calvin
Calvin def. Mount Union, Ohio 25-12, 23-25, 25-21, 24-26, 15-6 box
Wittenberg, Ohio def. Hope 25-22, 26-24, 25-22 box

Thursday, November 8 - NCAA Division III Regional at Calvin
Hope def. Otterbein, Ohio 25-22, 25-21, 25-22 box
Calvin def. Heidelberg, Ohio 25-15, 25-13, 25-17 box

All-MIAA Honors

Most Valuable Player
Lizzie Kamp, Calvin (senior from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)

Freshman of the Year
Maggie Kamp, Calvin (freshman from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)

Defensive Player of the Year
Jessica Maier, Hope (senior from Grandville/Jenison HS)

All-MIAA First Team
Greer Bratschie, Hope*** (senior from Grand Rapids/East Grand Rapids HS)
Jenna Grasmeyer, Hope** (sophomore from Hudsonville/Unity Christian HS)
Julia Hilbrands, Calvin* (senior from Grand Rapids/GR Christian HS)
Betsy Irwin, Trine*** (senior from Athens, Ohio/Alexander HS)
Lizzie Kamp, Calvin*** (senior from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)
Megan Rietema, Calvin*** (junior from Grand Rapids/GR  Christian HS)
Kati Schneider, Saint Mary’s* (sophomore from East Sparta, Ohio/Canton South HS)
Mari Schoolmaster, Hope* (junior from Portage/Portage Central HS)
* - number of years All-MIAA First Team

All-MIAA Second Team
Jordan Brisson, Adrian (freshman from Waterford/Kettering HS)
Emily Crowe, Calvin (sophomore from Granger, Ind./Mishawaka Penn HS)
Alex Gothard, Kalamazoo (sophomore from Bloomfield Hills/Birmingham Seaholm HS)
Maggie Kamp, Calvin (freshman from Orland Park, Ill./Chicago Christian HS)
Lea Klooster, Alma (junior from Jenison/Jenison HS)
Jessica Maier, Hope (senior from Grandville/Jenison HS)
Carly Searles, Trine (sophomore from Levering/Petoskey HS)
Rebecca Trosper, Alma (junior from Plano, Tex./Macomb Lutheran North HS)

Saturday, November 3 at Calvin - MIAA Tournament Championship 
Calvin def. Hope 25-18, 22-25, 24-26, 25-23, 15-11 box

Friday, November 2 at Calvin - MIAA Tournament Semifinals 
#2 Hope def. #3 Alma 25-9, 25-18, 25-9 box
#1 Calvin def. #4 Trine 25-16, 25-17, 27-25 box

Player of the Week Honor Roll

Position Player of the Week
Week #1 - Jenna Grasmeyer, Hope
Week #2 - Lizzie Kamp, Calvin
Week #3 - Lizzie Kamp, Calvin 
Week #4 - Kati Schneider, Saint Mary's 
Week #5 - Lizzie Kamp, Calvin  
Week #6 - Betsy Irwin, Trine 
Week #7 - Jenna Grasmeyer, Hope
Week #8 - Lizzie Kamp, Calvin 
Week #9 - Kati Schneider, Saint Mary's 
Week #10 - Maggie Kamp, Calvin 

Specialty Player of the Week
Week #1 - Darcy Crabtree, Trine
Week #2 - Megan Rietema, Calvin 
Week #3 - Jessica Maier, Hope 
Week #4 - Alex Gothard, Kalamazoo 
Week #5 - Megan Rietema, Calvin  
Week #6 - Greer Bratschie, Hope 
Week #7 - Jessica Maier, Hope  
Week #8 - Megan Rietema, Calvin  
Week #9 - Danie Brink, Saint Mary's 
Week #10 - Kelly Gordon, Calvin