Fall Sports · Volleyball

#6 Florida volleyball sweeps Alabama for 12th straight victory

FINAL: FLORIDA 3, ALABAMA 0
TUSCALOOSA, AL-  The Florida Gators improved to 12-1 overall and 2-0 in SEC play with a straight sets victory over Alabama.  The Crimson Tide has never beaten Florida in program history.  Florida holds a 42-0 all-time record against the Tide.

Game Summary:

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th FINAL
FLORIDA 25 25 25 X X 3
ALABAMA 22 14 19 X X 0

 

The Florida Gators posted an impressive straight sets victory and dominated play throughout the match.  Allie Monserez posted a double-double to lead the Gators offense.  The Gators posted a .375 hitting percentage as three players hit for better than .400.

Rachael Kramer led the Gators with a career high .727 hitting efficiency.  Alex Holston led the Gators with 14 kills, and Rhamat Alhassan contributed 11 kills and 4 blocks.  Florida had 11 blocks while Alabama only managed three.

This was the eighth time that Florida had swept an opponent this season.  Florida has now won 12 straight matches after suffering a loss in their season opener to #1 ranked Nebraska.

KILLS LEADERS:

FLORIDA ALABAMA
Holston               14 Rivers              17
Alhassan             11 Lawrence        8

 

BLOCKS LEADERS:

FLORIDA ALABAMA
Alhassan          4 Thomas             2
Joseph              4 Lawrence          2

 

DIGS LEADERS:

FLORIDA ALABAMA
Knop                11 Mikesky              10
Monserez       10 Murison              9

 

 ASSISTS LEADERS 

FLORIDA ALABAMA
Monserez       43 Mikesky               27

 

WHAT’S NEXT:

KENTUCKY WILDCATS AT FLORIDA GATORS

SEPTEMBER 28, 2016 at 8:00 PM

LEMERAND ATHLETIC CENTER

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