The Seminoles' Stephanie and Nina Pellitteri win the Silver bracket, as Pardon and Wickstrom get second in the Gold bracket.
Seminoles Sweep Webber and FGCU on Day 1 of event
Aurora Davis and FatmaYildirim took first place as the Seminoles finish with the top five teams in the tournament.
The Florida State sand volleyball team started its second season on Sunday
Freshman Season (2013) Paired with Lexy Ryan for five matches during her first season with the Seminoles...The duo went 3-2 on the year (2-2 in tournaments, 1-0 in dual matches)...Finished 5th in the Panama City Beach tournament (March 23)...Defeated Webber International on Court 5 with Ryan during the Siesta Key Tournament (April 14).
High School Career Three-year starter as the setter at Oviedo High School, leading Oviedo to its fourth consecutive regional tournament her senior year with 359 assists... Has experience playing sand volleyball with teammate and fellow FSU sophomore Julie Brown, who teamed up at the USA Beach Volleyball Junior Tour National Championship Tournament to take home second-place honors...The duo started playing sand volleyball together in 2009 and have placed either third or better in every single tournament they've competed in...Competed for Club Beach Dig along with Brown and sophomore Kristina Pellitteri.
Personal Lifelong friends and teammates with Brown...The duo have been friends since first grade and started playing volleyball together in seventh grade...Majoring in sport management...Loves to hunt...Last hunting season shot a 8-point buck...Two-time regional qualifier in weight lifting in high school...Parents are Kim and Jeff Joyce...Has two brothers, David (17) and Brock (5)...Born on Feb. 9, 1994.