April 12, 2002
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida State volleyball team travels to Tuscaloosa, Ala., this weekend as the Seminoles join six teams in the University of Alabama Spring Tournament. The seven-team tournament will take place on Saturday, April 13th on two separate courts at the Coleman Auxiliary Volleyball Extension behind Coleman Coliseum on the University of Alabama campus.
The six teams joining Florida State are host-team Alabama, UAB, Georgia State, Jacksonville State, Mississippi State and Tulane. Ten matches will take place in the tournament. Each match will consist of three games played to 30 points in the rally format.
The Lady Seminoles will face three of the six teams in the tournament. Florida State is scheduled to face the UAB Blazers in the first match of the day at 9 a.m. on Court Two. The Lady Seminoles will face Alabama at noon and Georgia State at 3 p.m. Admission to the tournament is free.
UA Spring Tournament Schedule: Court 1 Court 2 9:00 Alabama vs Tulane Florida State vs UAB 10:30 Georgia State vs Tulane Jacksonville St. vs Miss. State Noon Alabama vs Florida State Georgia State vs UAB 1:30 Alabama vs Mississippi State Jacksonville State vs Tulane 3:00 Mississippi State vs UAB Georgia State vs Florida State