Fall Sports

VB: Gators Receive NCAA Tournament Bid, Set to Take on rival Seminoles

Photo by Brian Fox / Chomp Talk

The Florida Gators volleyball team is officially on the Road to the NCAA Championship! The team failed to secure one of the sixteen national seeds, but did receive an at-large bid for the NCAA Tournament.

Florida will be taking on in-state rival Florida State in Orlando on November 29th for the first round of the tournament.

Gator Grit

The Gators finished 24-6 overall and 15-3 in the SEC with losses to Missouri, Kentucky, and Tennessee.

The team features four All-SEC caliber players in Thayer Hall (All-Freshman), Rachael Kramer, Taelor Kellum, and Paige Hammons.

Tournament Info

If Florida beats Florida State (19-9), the team will take on the winner of Florida Gulf Coast (26-6) and UCF (27-3). The Knights clinched the #11 overall seed and maintain home-court advantage for the first and second rounds.

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