Fall Sports · Volleyball

Gators fall to #4 after first loss

On Sunday the Florida Gators suffered their first loss of 2017. The match was a hard fought four set defeat at the hands of (previously) #8 Kentucky. On Monday, the Gators moved back three spots in the AVCA poll to #4 after several weeks in the top spot. Florida is 14-1 on the season and…… Continue reading Gators fall to #4 after first loss

Fall Sports · Volleyball

Rachael Kramer named SEC Defensive Player of the Week

The Florida Gators volleyball team is the #1 ranked team in the country and currently sits atop the SEC with a 13-0 record. They are the only team in Division I that hasn’t lost a match yet. Sophomore middle blocker Rachael Kramer is a big reason why the Gators haven’t lost. On Monday the SEC…… Continue reading Rachael Kramer named SEC Defensive Player of the Week

Fall Sports · Volleyball

Rhamat Alhassan named SEC Player of the Week

On Monday the Southeastern Conference awarded the volleyball week four superlatives. Florida senior MB Rhamat Alhassan was named the SEC Player of the Week and the Defensive Player of the Week. Alhassan helped lead a Gators attack to dominant victories over Florida A&M, Northern Kentucky, and Lipscomb in the Gator Invitational. PER THE SEC RELEASE:…… Continue reading Rhamat Alhassan named SEC Player of the Week

Fall Sports · Football · Soccer · Volleyball

Hurricane Irma wreaks havoc on Florida’s athletics schedule

As Hurricane Irma continues to churn in the Caribbean, with a projected path heading up the state of Florida, the University of Florida has had to adjust their athletics schedules accordingly. On Wednesday the UF administration cancelled one soccer game and two volleyball matches scheduled for this weekend. __________ #9 ranked Gators soccer announced Wednesday…… Continue reading Hurricane Irma wreaks havoc on Florida’s athletics schedule

Fall Sports · Soccer · Volleyball

Florida Soccer, Volleyball make big moves in national polls

After a banner weekend for the Florida Gators soccer and volleyball squads, both teams have seen their stock rise in the national polls. On Friday, each program defeated the (previously) #1 ranked teams in the country. Each program followed up those victories with a positive outcome in their next contest. Soccer defeated the Stanford Cardinal…… Continue reading Florida Soccer, Volleyball make big moves in national polls

Fall Sports · Volleyball

Kramer, Snyder earn SEC Player of the Week honors

On Monday the SEC announced their week one volleyball honors. Not surprisingly, the Florida Gators were well represented after defeating #1 Texas and #5 Nebraska on consecutive days. Rachael Kramer was the SEC’s Offensive Player of the Week. Via the SEC Release: Offensive Player of the Week Rachael Kramer • Florida Sophomore • MB •…… Continue reading Kramer, Snyder earn SEC Player of the Week honors

Fall Sports · Volleyball

#12 Florida tops #5 Nebraska in five set thriller

FINAL: FLORIDA 3, NEBRASKA 2 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th FINAL NEBRASKA 25 18 25 18 11 2 FLORIDA 19 25 17 25 15 3 GAINESVILLE, FL- The Florida Gators just endured one of the most impressive weekends of action in program history. Less than twenty-four hours after dominating the number one team in the…… Continue reading #12 Florida tops #5 Nebraska in five set thriller