10th-ranked Florida registered 20 blocks, the 2nd-highest total recorded in the rally-scoring era, to halt RV Georgia’s upset bid 3-2 on Sunday afternoon. The Gators remain undefeated in SEC action, as Taelor Kellum and Mia Sokolowski notched career-high block totals.
The win over Arkansas was a huge match for Florida as they recorded their third 80 digs four-set match since 2008 along with having three players with at least eight blocks for the first time since 2004.
Auburn’s Brenna McIlroy wins the latest SEC Player of the Week among five honorees in this week’s accolades.
Arkansas swept Tennessee in their SEC opener behind the play of Puerto Rico native Pilar Victoria and her 17 kills.
#8 Wisconsin rolls through Arkansas to a three-set sweep at the K-State Invitational, hitting at .415 for the match.
With a pair of Top 5 upsets on their resume, Florida’s Rachael Kramer and Carli Snyder garnered SEC Player and Defensive Player of the Week nods.
Alex Holston notched 24 kills in just 3 sets as Florida swept Arkansas and clinched a share of the SEC title.