September 16, 2004 - by
Hurricane Ivan Shuffles Dates and Times For Volleyball’s FSU Classic

Sept. 16, 2004

Visit the updated volleyball schedule page for all changes this weekend.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Due to unpredictable circumstances surrounding Hurricane Ivan, Florida State has shuffled dates and times for this weekend’s volleyball matches at Tully Gym.

At the request of UC Santa Barbara administrators, because of the weather, the No. 10 Gauchos have cancelled their trip to Florida and will not play the Seminoles Sunday, September 19. The UCSB decision prompted Florida State athletics officials to change the dates and times for this weekend’s FSU Classic.

On Friday, Sept. 17, Winthrop and Troy State will kick-off the tournament with a 5:00 p.m. match, followed by host Florida State and George Mason at 7:30 p.m. on Lucy McDaniel Court at Tully Gym. On Saturday, George Mason and Troy will get things started at 10:00 a.m., Florida State and Troy will battle at 12:30 p.m., and George Mason and Winthrop will end the day with a 3:00 p.m. match.
The FSU Classic will wrap up Sunday with a match featuring FSU and Winthrop.First serve is scheduled for 1:00 p.m.

The Seminoles (5-2) will conclude their four-match home swing this weekend before opening conference play at Virginia Tech and Miami September 23 and 24. In its last outing, FSU fell to No. 4 Florida, 3-1, on Tuesday.

FSU Classic Schedule:

Friday, September 17, 2004

Wintrop vs. Troy State… 5:00 p.m.

Florida State vs. George Mason… 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 18, 2004

George Mason vs. Troy… 10:00 a.m.

Florida State vs. Troy… 12:00 p.m.

George Mason vs. Winthrop… 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 19, 2004

Florida State vs. Winthrop… 1:00 p.m.

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