The Florida State sand volleyball team split its two matches on Sunday in the final day of the Gamecock Invitational. The Seminoles defeated Carson-Newman (W, 5-0) but fell to Georgia State (L, 3-2).
The Florida State sand volleyball team was able to win both of its matches on Friday. The Seminoles defeated Arizona State (W, 4-1) and Tulane (W, 5-0) in the first day of the Gamecock Invitational.
The No. 4 Florida State sand volleyball team travels to Columbia, S.C. to play six matches in a three day span at the Gamecock Invitational beginning on Friday at 1:15 p.m. against Arizona State.
The No. 4 Florida State sand volleyball team competed in the 2015 USC Pairs Tournament on Saturday. The Seminoles had six different pairings come away with wins and had four teams in the quarterfinals
The No. 4 Florida State sand volleyball team defeated No. 6 LMU (W, 3-2) in its first match, but fell to No. 3 USC (L, 4-1) in its second match.
The No. 4 Florida State sand volleyball team defeated TCU (W, 5-0), but fell against No. 2 Pepperdine (L, 4-1) on Wednesday. Both of the Noles losses have been against ranked opponents this season.
The No. 4 Florida State sand volleyball team began its West Coast road trip on Tuesday. The Seminoles got victories over Irvine Valley College (W, 5-0) and No. 5 Long Beach State (W, 4-1).
The No. 3 Florida State sand volleyball team opened its 2015 season on Saturday splitting its two matches. The Seminoles defeated Stetson (W, 3-2), but dropped a tight battle against FIU (L, 3-2).
The No. 3 Florida State sand volleyball team will begin its 4th season on Saturday in DeLand, Fla. The Seminoles will compete in a double header against Stetson at 9:30 am and No. 9 FIU at 11:30 am.
A sophomore from Altamonte Springs, Fla., Hailey Luke returns to the sand for the second time after wrapping up another fall season with the indoor volleyball team. Last year, Luke posted 15 individual wins on the sand playing mostly with fellow sophomore Sierra Sanchez. This season she looks to use her experience to rack up even more wins as a member of the sand volleyball squad.
Runner-Up Finish in 2014 Motivates FSU Sand Volleyball Team
Hailing from Deerfield Beach, Fla., senior Stephanie Pellitteri and junior Nina Pellitteri are cornerstones of the Florida State sand volleyball team. In 2011, Stephanie became the first athlete ever to commit to a sand volleyball scholarship for the Seminoles, and the pair never looked back. Stephanie and younger sister Nina have paired together for 59 wins over the last two seasons. They will look to continue that run into an even better one in 2015.