Griffith was the UAA Setter of the Week for the fourth time this season and third week in-a-row. The sophomore led the UChicago offense to a 3-0 weekend at UAA Round Robin #1, hosted by Brandeis University. The Maroons dropped only one set while dispatching Brandeis, Case Western Reserve University and No. 8-ranked Washington University – St. Louis. Griffith posted 10.0 assists per set while adding 4.10 digs per set defensively.
Ruard secured UAA Offensive Athlete of the Week in men's soccer. On Saturday, the first-year midfielder scored the game-winning goal with less than two minutes left in the game to lead No. 2-ranked UChicago to a 1-0 victory over No. 4-ranked University of Rochester. The Yellowjackets were dealt their first loss of the season while the Maroons improved to 10-0-1. Ruark has tallied three goals and two assists so far this season, with two game-winners.