CAMBRIDGE, Mass – Junior setter Matthew Ctvrtlik has been named the EIVA defensive player of the week, as announced by the league office on Monday.
Ctvrtlik set a career-high in assists on Friday night against No. 11 Ball St., tallying 46 assists throughout the five-set match. In the match he also added six digs and tied his career-high with two solo blocks.
On Saturday night against Purdue Fort Wayne, Ctvtlik tallied 42 assists and a team-high nine digs. He also added two block assists during the match.
The Newport Beach, Calif. native was an All-EIVA second team honoree and EIVA All-Academic team member last season, and is averaging 8.0 assists and 1.77 digs per set.