The Florida Gators swept the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles on Friday night in The Venue during the second round of the NCAA Tournament to advance to the regional semifinals for the 24th time in 29 previous tournament appearances.
In its first-ever NCAA Division-I Tournament match, the FGCU volleyball team (27-6) knocked off 13th-seeded UCF 17-25, 25-22, 25-23, 14-25, 15-7 in the first round on Thursday.
Florida Gulf Coast def. Kennesaw State 3-2 (25-20, 27-25, 22-25, 17-25, 15-12) FGCU win ASUN Championship title 24-7 FGCU moves…
FGCU’s Cortney VanLiew was named an unanimous selection for Player of the Year, while Dana Axner claimed both Freshman and Defensive Player of the year. Head Coach Matt Botsford earned Coach of the Year accolades.
Liberty’s Casey Goodwin, Megan Kuper of Lipscomb & FGCU’s Chelsey Lockey took home this week’s ASUN Conference Volleyball Weekly awards.