June 22, 2001
The Mountain Pacific Sports Federation recognizes the following men's volleyball student-athletes for their academic excellence in the classroom, as well as their individual accomplishments in intercollegiate athletics for the 2001 season.
Qualifying student-athletes must possess a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better, must be at least a sophomore academically, must have completed at least one full academic year at the institution they are currently competing at, and must have participated in fifty-percent or more of their institution's competition in the student-athlete's particular sport.
Brett Youngberg averaged 2.43 kills per game during the 2001 season as well as a team-leading 1.20 blocks per game. He was a third-team MPSF All-Conference selection as well. Josh Lukens averaged 13.38 assists per game, playing in all 23 games for the Cardinal. He was an honorable mention MPSF All-Conference pick in 2001. Brad Griffith played in 18 games for Stanford, starting in two. He averaged 2.02 assists per game.
The following is a list of honorees by school:
School/Athlete, GPA, Class, Position, Major Brigham Young University Joaquin Acosta, 3.01, Junior, Outside Hitter, Management Scott Bunker, 3.44, Senior, Middle Blocker, Zoology (Pre-Med) Michael Wall, 3.12, Junior, Opposite, Psychology (Pre-Dentistry) Mac Wilson, 3.34, Senior, Middle Blocker, Psychology
California State University, Northridge Billy Allen, 3.17, Sophomore, Setter, Communications Doug English, 3.41, Sophomore, Libero, Mathematics Eckhard Walter, 3.60, Junior, Opposite, Business
University of California, San Diego Kevin Flynn, 3.551, Senior, Middle Blocker, Computing Arts Brian Fontt, 3.102, Sophomore, Middle Blocker, Management Sciences Jordan Hove, 3.203, Junior, Setter, English Literature Chris Mortimer, 3.224, Sophomore, Outside Hitter, Undeclared
University of California, Santa Barbara Justin Adams, 3.43, Sophomore, Middle Blocker, Business/Economics Keith Busam, 3.18, Sophomore, Outside Hitter, Communications
University of Hawaii Dejan Milandinovic, 3.87, Junior, Middle Blocker, Business Konstantinos Theocharidis, 3.75, Sophomore, Outside Hitter, Business Torry Tukuafu, 3.35, Senior, Outside Hitter, Business Eyal Zimet, 3.15, Sophomore, Outside Hitter, General
University of the Pacific Vladimir Andric, 3.15, Senior, Outside Hitter, Graphic Design Tim Gerlach, 3.75, Senior, Opposite, Elec./Comp. Engineering Dexter Macaranas, 3.47, Senior, Libero, Pharmacy Chris Tama, 3.32, Sophomore, Setter, Exploratory Aaron Wachtfogel, 3.19, Sophomore, Outside Hitter, Exploratory
Pepperdine University Clint Olson, 3.97, Junior, Libero, Psychology Matt Showley, 3.23, Junior, Outside Hitter, Business Administration
Stanford University Brad Griffith, 3.14, Junior (RS), Setter, Mechanical Engineering Josh Lukens, 3.01, Senior, Setter, Mechanical Engineering Brett Youngberg, 3.19, Senior, Middle Blocker, Mechanical Engineering