First off, the standings for the first semester of the 2012-2013 season:
ALLENDALE- Grand Valley Fieldhouse Arena: Two titans of dodgeball proved they belong among the Nation’s best as they played out one of the best games of all time. The #6 Lakers (4-1-0), led by Captain Mark Trippiedi, won a wild affair 3-2 in overtime over #3 Michigan State (7-2-1), led by Captain Sam Hiller.
OXFORD – Withrow: UK goes 3-0, OSU 2-1, Kent 1-2, and Miami 3-0 in the Miami Round Robin.
UK def Miami 5-0
UK def Kent 2-1
UK def OSU 4-2
OSU def Kent 3-1
OSU def Miami 6-0
Kent def Miami
Greetings good people! Now that we’re all more or less on break, let me brief you on some of the happenings up until now.
The List, Average Joes’, Recruitment, Rating Percentage Indices, Standings & Records, Upcoming Events, Accolades Continue reading “NCDA Newsletter 2012-12-01”
With plenty of match-ups across the country, this weekend should be a solid one for the NCDA. With a round robin at James Madison, a round robin at Miami, and a rivalry game between GVSU and MSU, there is dodgeball all across the NCDA going down. Continue reading “Games This Weekend- December 1st and 2nd”
Two historic programs collide as the #3 Michigan State Spartans (7-1-0) and the #6 Grand Valley State Lakers (3-1-0) will play a match December 2nd at the Grand Valley Fieldhouse Arena. Expect a great atmosphere as the Lakers try to stay unbeaten all-time against the Spartans, but this game should be a close one.
I recently had the pleasure of interviewing with Billy Cameron, Kent #3.14 and November’s Baller of the Month for the NCDA. His blocking abilities and dedication has helped Kent State stay an ever incredible force. Check it out after the Jump. Continue reading “BOTM: 2012 November”
LEXINGTON – Alumni Gym: UK goes 3-0, Kent 2-1, WKU 1-2 and Miami 0-3 in the 2012 UK Invitational on November 10th. University of Kentucky Dodgeball hosted Kent State, Miami University and Western Kentucky University.
The winner of Last Man Standing was UK’s Wes Hopkins. Game records and accounts from team captains in attendance, after the jump.
Hosts Mike Van Ermen and Sam Hiller recap the BGSU Invite, the Maryland Invite, the Battle of the Brown Line IV, UK/WKU, the MSU Invite, and the Battle of the Valleys.
Check out Episode 23.5 coming soon, with previews of the UK Invite, the first game for North Texas, and discussing issues in the dodgeball world.
The only dodgeball on the slate for the weekend, the Kentucky Invite (formerly known as the Kentucky Classic) has had many good matches in its history, and has been a proving ground for teams in the past. With host school #2 UK, to go along with #1 Kent State, #14 Miami, and #14 Western Kentucky, this round robin will once again prove each team’s worth. Continue reading “Kentucky Invite Preview”
EAST LANSING- IM West: After a great tournament by all teams playing, the #2 Michigan State Spartans (7-1-0) went 4-0, #1 Kent State (10-3-0) went 3-1, #7 CMU (3-3-0) went 1-2, #13 BGSU (1-6-0) went 1-3, and #9 Depaul (1-4-0) went 0-3. Continue reading “MSU Invite Recap”
SAGINAW – Ryder: SVSU def GVSU 2-1 in the Battle of the Valleys.
Also, in the Battle of the Valleys JV, GVSU JV def SVSU JV 3-1. Remember to post up your JV scores as well! We have no problem including them in the offical records. Continue reading “2012 Battle of the Valleys”
EAST LANSING – IM West: MSU goes 4-0, Kent 3-1, CMU 1-2, BGSU 1-3, DePaul 3-0 in the 2012 MSU Invite. Continue reading “2012 MSU Invite”
SAGINAW – Ryder: SVSU def GVSU 2-1 in the Battle of the Valleys. Continue reading “2012 Battle of the Valleys”