Division III Award Nominations

*New Regional Awards Changes for 2015*

  • The All-Region Teams and All-Region ballots will no longer have positional requirements. Coaches will be able to vote for the 14 most deserving athletes that are not their own. The regional committee will review the votes and name the 14 members All-Region team.

Voting Rules and Notes 

  • Only active AVCA member Head Coaches can vote (SIDs and Assistant Coaches do not receive a vote).
  • Coaches cannot vote for their own players.
  • Coaches must vote in order for their players to be considered for the All Region Team.
  • Coaches cannot vote for any other region but their own. 
  • Coaches must vote for a total of 14 players.The voting will take place online through a link provided on this webpage.
  • Regional Committees will review the voting results and name the All-Region Team.
  • Athletes that receive the top six vote totals from each region will be automatically assigned to the All-Region team. In the event of a tie for the sixth automatic selection, the All-Region committee will determine who will receive the automatic selection.


Nationally and Regionally Ranked Team

Click here for an  UPDATED list of Nationally/Regionally Ranked Teams to include with your on-line nomination.


       2015 AVCA Awards Regional Alignment

      Division III features 10 regions after 2 were added in 2014.  Click here to view the AVCA regional alignment.


       2015 Important Dates

        Monday, October 26 (8:00 am EST) - Online nominations opens for Women's DIII All-America Awards

        Friday, October 30 (5:00 pm EST) - DIII National Assistant Coach of the Year and Region Coach of the Year nominations due to the AVCA office.

        Monday, November 2 (8:00 pm EST) - Online nomination period closes for Women's DIII All-America Awards.

        Wednesday, November 4 (8:00 am EST) - All Region Team Coach voting opens.

        Friday, November 6 (5:00 pm EST) - All Region Team Coach Voting period closes

        Thursday, November 12 - DIII All-Region Teams, Region Freshman of the Year and Region Coaches of the Year announced

        Friday, November 13 (5:00 pm EST) - Victory Club nominations due.

        Wednesday, November 18 - AVCA DIII All-America Teams and Freshman of the Year announced

        Wednesday, November 18 - National Player of the Year announced at the DIII Player Banquet.

        Thursday, December 17 - AVCA DII NCOY and NACOY announced


       Awards Packet

      *2015 DIII Awards Packet *


       Misc. Nomination Forms

      2015 Victory Club form

       Important Contacts

      Betsey McCamish
      AVCA Awards, Events & Membership Specialist

      Tim Byram
      Head Coach, Endicott College
      AVCA Division III Awards Chair

      Sherry Dunbar-Kruzan
      Head Coach, Indiana University
      AVCA Board of Directors - Awards Representative

      • Convention
      • UA Match
      • Spring Conf.

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