In the first semifinal match of the EIVA tournament in Rec Hall, George Mason (14-16, 9-6 in EIVA), the three seed, swept the two seed, Harvard (18-7, 10-5 in EIVA) 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-23).
Junior outside hitter Michael Kvidahl led the Patriots with 14 kills and a .370 hitting percentage. George Mason hit .311 overall, a step up from their season average of .219.
Senior outside hitter Matt Jones led the Crimson with the exact same attacking numbers as Kvidahl but as a team Harvard hit just .230.
George Mason, the leading blocking team in the EIVA, also out-blocked Harvard to the tune of 9-to-7.5.
Next up for George Mason will be a championship matchup against the winner of the Penn State- Princeton showdown at 8:00 p.m.