Matt Seifert , Penn State
RS-Sophomore Matt Seifert has been selected as the EIVA Defensive Player of the Week after recording 11 total blocks in nine sets in a 1-1 week for Penn State. In a 3-2 loss to Princeton, Seifert recorded five total blocks and three kills on the offensive end. In a 3-1 win against George Mason, Matt finished with a season-best six total blocks and a career-high six service aces while adding 12 kills. This is Seifert’s first EIVA Defensive Player of the Week selection in 2014.