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de Avila, Demeter Earn All-Conference Honors

From Alvernia University

Apr 11, 2019
Alvernia University

Annville, Pa. (Apr. 9, 2019) – Alvernia University Men’s Volleyball athletes, Victor de Avila and Jon Demeter, earned MAC All-Conference honors, as announced by the Middle Atlantic Conference on April 9.

Victor de Avila, a sophomore, earned All-MAC Second Team honors as a middle hitter, and Jon Demeter, a sophomore, earned All-MAC Honorable Mention as a libero.

de Avila finished the season with 138 kills on 317 attempts for a .309 hitting percentage, and had 15 aces and 43 blocks. The sophomore earned player of the week honors earlier in March, and finished fifth in the MAC in hitting percentage.

Demeter finished his second season with 229 digs in 102 sets of action. He finished fourth in the MAC in both total digs and digs per set (2.25). Demeter also finished with 37 assists for the Golden Wolves.

Stevenson senior Landon Shorts was named MAC Player of the Year for the second consecutive year. Dan Paraskevov of Arcadia was named MAC Rookie of the Year, and Robert Wingert of Misericordia was named Coach of the Year.

 

2019 All-MAC Men’s Volleyball Team

Player of the Year: Landon Shorts (Sr.), Stevenson
Rookie of the Year: Dan Paraskevov (Jr.), Arcadia
Coach of the Year: Robert Wingert, Misericordia
FIRST TEAM
PositionNameSchoolYear
LiberoCaleb WeaverMessiahJunior
SetterChristian TaylorStevensonGraduate Student
Middle HitterAustin BraasArcadiaJunior
Middle HitterNate ReynoldsStevensonSophomore
Middle HitterNoah ShreinerMessiahJunior
Outside HitterQuinn BailyArcadiaSophomore
Outside HitterLandon ShortsStevensonSenior
SECOND TEAM
PositionNameSchoolYear
LiberoDerek TangorraStevensonJunior
SetterAnthony DevantierArcadiaSophomore
SetterCameron ParsonEasternFreshman
Middle HitterVictor de AvilaAlverniaSophomore
Outside HitterJason GardnerStevensonSenior
Outside HitterMatt KnabMessiahSophomore
Outside HitterJason ManleyArcadiaJunior
Outside HitterRyan MillerMisericordiaSophomore
HONORABLE MENTION
PositionNameSchoolYear
LiberoJon DemeterAlverniaSophomore
LiberoConner WesterfieldMisericordiaFreshman
SetterBrad NaseMessiahSenior
Outside HitterDan ParaskevovArcadiaJunior

 

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