SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – Senior Jon Smallpage of Marian University men’s volleyball has been named to the Slug Slam all-tournament team after leading the Sabre offense all weekend.
Smallpage finished the weekend with 54 kills in four matches for a 3.60 kills per set average to go with a .114 hitting percentage. Beyond the strong offensive output, he also led Marian with 10 service aces over the weekend and ranked second on the squad with 23 digs for a 1.53 digs per set average. His best performance of the weekend came against No. 5 SUNY New Paltz where he tied a career-high with 27 kills while hitting .345 with four service aces. He also finished in double-figures for kills against North Central with 15 and had 10 digs against No. 8 Cal Lutheran.
Marian returns to action Saturday, January 26 when the Sabres play Carthage in their home opener at 7 p.m. from Sadoff Gym.