TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The third-ranked Florida State beach volleyball team (10-1) is back on the road for a pair of matches in the North Florida Beach Volleyball Invite (March 7). The Seminoles take on both UNCW (11:30 am) and UNF (1 pm) in the one day event hosted at UNF.
Florida State enters the weekend a perfect 7-0 all-time against their two opponents, with a 4-0 record against UNCW (3-2) and a 3-0 record against UNF (1-3). All four times FSU and UNCW have met the matches have resulted in a 5-0 Florida State victory. The last time the two teams met was in the CCSA conference tournament in 2018.
The last time FSU and UNF met was in 2016. Florida State beat UNF 5-0 in their first two meetings and 3-2 in the last meeting. All three match-ups were on neutral sites.
The Seminoles head into the third week of the season still undefeated on courts one and four with an 11-0 record on each court. Senior Molly McBain and junior Alaina Chacon earned AVCA National Pair of the Week and CCSA Pair of the Week honors on Tuesday and Wednesday for their 4-0 performance a week ago. They outscored their opponents by an average of 7.3 points per set on their way to beating three ranked teams on court one.
All live stats and results for Florida State’s matches of the UNF Beach Volleyball Invite are found on the beach volleyball schedule page on Seminoles.com: https://seminoles.com/sports/beach-volleyball/schedule/season/2019-20/
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Numbers To Note
198 – Florida State holds an all-time record of 198-42 (.825)
133 – Head Coach Brooke Niles is 133-26 in her five seasons at Florida State. She is the program’s all-time leader in wins.
6 – Florida State has six individuals that have started the season undefeated, including four that are 11-0
8 – Florida State has made it to all eight AVCA or NCAA Championship tournaments. They are one of two schools to have accomplished such feat
4 – Florida State has won four straight CCSA Championships. They the only beach volleyball program to win four straight beach volleyball conference championships