The Seminoles are looking to win their first four ACC matches for the fifth time in the nine-year tenure of Chris Poole. On two occasions, 2011 and 2012, FSU went onto capture the ACC Championship.
Katie Horton has welcomed her role as a go to player, averaging a double-double for the Noles.
Katie Horton joined teammate Milica Kubura as the second Seminole in as many weeks to receive the Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Week award. She recorded 28 digs, 23 kills and four blocks.
Horton anchored Florida State's defensive efforts with 17 digs and also contributed four blocks (two solo), as the Seminoles held Louisville's offense to a .159 attack percentage.
Horton, who reached double figure kills for the fifth time this season, finished off an errorless performance after make 22 attacks on the Hurricane defense as she posted a .591 attack percentage.
The Seminoles (7-2) are looking to maintain their perfect 8-0 mark in ACC home openers under head coach Chris Poole when they take on Miami at 7 p.m. on Friday.
Head Coach Chris Poole talks about different serving strategies for volleyball.
Florida State outside hitter Milica Kubura has been named ACC Player of the Week. It marks the third time that she has received ACC honors after being named ACC Freshman of the Week in 2014.
Melanie Keil posted a match-high eight blocks and recorded six kills and Milica Kubura contributed a team-high eight kills and added four digs to lead 13th-ranked FSU to its fourth sweep of the season
The match up marks the second straight SEC opponent for the Seminoles (6-2), who squared off against seventh-ranked Florida on Wednesday at Tully Gym. FSU owns a 12-8 advantage in the all-time series.
Milica Kubura tallied 19 kills and Natasha Calkins contributed 13 kills for 13th-ranked Florida State, who suffered a four-set loss to seventh-ranked Florida by scores of 27-25, 19-25, 25-22, 25-19.
Tully Gymnasium will serve as the site for an AVCA Top 15 showdown when 13th-ranked Florida State hosts seventh-ranked Florida at 6 p.m. in a Sunshine Showdown.