October 18, 2007 - by
Seminole Volleyball Takes To The Road This Weekend

Oct. 18, 2007

Complete Match Notes in PDF Format

  • Watch FSU vs. North Carolina on ACC Select – Friday, Oct. 19 at 7 p.m.

    Tallahassee, Fla. –Coming off a two-match road loss last weekend, Florida State’s volleyball team is packing it up and heading to North Carolina for another back-to-back meeting with North Carolina and NC State. The Seminoles take on the UNC Tar Heels Friday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m. with the match broadcast live on ACC Select. Next, the team travels to Raleigh on Saturday, Oct. 20 to match up with the Wolfpack at 6 p.m. Both matches can be followed on GameTracker.

    “The Scoop” On Florida State:
    • Florida State leads the all-time series against both UNC (28-17) and NC State (30-5).
    • The Seminoles dropped to No. 10 in the ACC after losing to Maryland and Boston College on the road.
    • FSU junior Mira Djuric leads the conference in service aces with 52 (0.83 average per game).
    • Florida State is second in the ACC for aces (143 total) and fourth for hitting percentage (.213).

    “The Scoop” On North Carolina:
    • Florida State leads the all-time series against UNC 28-17.
    • The Tar Heels enter the weekend ranked No. 8.
    • North Carolina junior Brianna Eskola leads the conference with 403 digs, 5.68 per game.
    • The Tar Heels rank No. 3 in team blocks with 217 so far this season, a 2.06 per game average.
    • The Last Time: FSU @ North Carolina, Nov. 16, 2006 – The Seminoles were swept 0-3 (27-30, 26-30, 32-34) by UNC.

    “The Scoop” On NC State:
    • Florida State leads the all-time series 30-5.
    • The Wolfpack come into the weekend ranked No. 12 in the ACC.
    • NC State freshman Alex Smith is No. 9 in the conference with 537 assists this season.
    • The Last Time: FSU @ NC State, Nov. 17, 2006 – Florida State took down the Wolfpack 3-1 (26-30, 30-18, 30-15, 33-31) in Raleigh, N.C.

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