The Florida Gators look to extend their 11-match winning streak as the team travels to Columbia, S.C. to face the Gamecocks on Friday.
Florida and Kentucky should do battle at the top once again with some other sleepers to keep an eye on in the SEC.
The Cardinal sit atop the VolleyMob 2018 Preseason Top 25.
Texas comes in at #6, right on the cusp of the top five, in a group of teams that all made at least the Elite Eight in 2017.
Frantti, a former NCAA Freshman of the Year, spent last season as a star with the Slovenian runners-up.
Stanford will look to claim the National Championship for the second time in three seasons; Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings (Full List).
Rachael Kramer will look to lead a Florida revival after the loss of a big senior class; Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 (#6-10).
Six volleyballers from around the country have been selected as semifinalists for the 2018 AAU James E. Sullivan Award, which honors the nation’s “top amateur athlete.”
Top recruit Thayer Hall will get her collegiate career started early at Florida by enrolling in the spring semester.
2017 VolleyMob Compiled Awards List (featuring a three-team list + honorable mention All-Americans and yearly awards)