Assumption (Louisville) has opened its 2017 campaign on a tear, solidifying its spot atop the USA TODAY Sports/American Volleyball Coaches Association Preseason Super 25.
The Rockets swept No. 17 Mercy (Louisville) Tuesday.
Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.) moved from No. 4 to No. 2, followed by newcomer Marist (Chicago), Reagan (San Antonio), and Eagan (Minn.).
In all, 13 teams entered the poll that were not ranked in the preseason.