With a 3-1 win over second-seeded Florida, No. 5 Nebraska claimed the 2017 NCAA Women’s Volleyball national championship at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. The title marked Nebraska’s fifth NCAA Championship and second in three years.
Although plenty of Huskers experienced both National Championships, the 2017 bunch saw many differences from 2015 Nebraska.
Nebraska never reached #1 in the rankings until this week, but that’s the best time to do it in 2017’s Final VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings.
Following the national championship match, the NCAA announced their selections to the NCAA All-Tournament Team with Nebraska’s Kelly Hunter and Mikaela Foecke highlighting the list.
Nebraska defeated Florida 3-1 to claim the National Championship. Check out the post-match comments below:
In front of a record-breaking crowd and the clear fan-base advantage, Nebraska took their fifth national championship and fourth under John Cook in a four-set win over Florida.
#2 Florida and #5 Nebraska meet for the National Championship in Kansas City. LIVE BLOG:
Florida and Nebraska square off with the National Championship on the line in Kansas City.
Check out our set-by-set match notebook from Nebraska’s win over Penn State in the National Semifinals.
Kelly Hunter led the way for Nebraska in a gritty five-set win for the Huskers over Penn State. Check out the team’s post-match reactions below.