The American Volleyball Coaches Association announced its annual list of All-Americans and four members from the Pepperdine men's volleyball team made the cut. Matt West and Josh Taylor earned a spot on the first-team roster, while Parker Kalmbach was a second-team selection. Brennan Anderson rounded out the Waves' award winners as an honorable mention.
The Mountain Pacific Sports Federation men's volleyball championship match was about as close as it could get, but top-seeded UC Irvine prevailed over third-seeded Pepperdine in four sets on Friday night.
Josh Taylor powered down a match-high 22 kills to lead the Pepperdine men's volleyball team to a four-set victory over Hawaii in the semifinals of the MPSF Tournament on Thursday night.