The IPFW men's volleyball team split four matches on Friday at the UC-Santa Barbara Invitational. The unranked Volleydons lost to No. 4-ranked Long Beach State 2-0, beat No. 14 Cal State-Northridge 2-0, lost to unranked UC-San Diego 2-0 and beat No. 2 UCLA 2-0. All the matches are considered exhibition games and do not count against the season record.
The season starts today with a match against preseason No. 15 California Baptist for fifth place in the tournament at 6 p.m., Fort Wayne time.