TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida State beach volleyball team has acquired transfer, Alice Zeimann, that will be joining the Noles for next season.
“She’s a great athlete who is hardworking, selfless and already has a lot of international beach experience,” said head coach Brooke Niles. “She immediately connected with the coaches and her teammates and we are so excited to have her start in the fall.”
Zeimann transfers to Tallahassee from the University of Minnesota where she played for two years as an Outside Hitter.
The six-footer from Christchurch, New Zealand played for Burnside High School and Shirley Volleyball Club. She was a two-time New Zealand Senior Women’s Team member, a two-time U17 New Zealand member and a competitor with numerous New Zealand U17 and U19 Beach Volleyball teams.
Zeimann competed in the Youth and Junior Asian Championships in 2014 (Taiwan and Thailand), the USA High Performance Championships in 2013 (Florida) in indoor volleyball and competed with the U21 beach volleyball team’s USA Tour and U19’s Asian and World Championships in 2015 and 2016, where she won silver at the Asian Beach championship.
She garnered Sportswoman of the Year in back-to-back years (2014 and 2015), presented by Marriotts Hadlee Sports Awards.
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