Conquistador volleyball falls to Florida College in CAC Tournament

CAC Tournament Schedule Graphic (11-11-22)
CAC Tournament Schedule Graphic (11-11-22)

(Box Score)

TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. (Nov. 11, 2022) – Florida National returned to action with a loaded three-game schedule on day one of the Continental Athletic Conference Volleyball Championship. The Conquistadors went 2-1 in pool play, falling to Florida College 0-3, bouncing back for a much-needed win against Haskell University 3-1, and ending the night with another victory this time over Fisher College 3-1.


Match One Notables: L, 0-3 (21-25, 16-25, 21-25)

Set One

  • Five attack errors for FNU helped propel the Falcons to a 25-21 victory
  • Two kills for Joanne Dania and Layla Cortez apiece in the set
  • A kill by Krista Trimble ended the set in favor of the Falcons


Set Two

  • FNU’s first set woes traveled into the second as multiple service eros gave Florida College a 15-9 advantage
  • Three kills for Lina Valentino
  • A service error from Ivette Sandoval ended the opening set in the Falcons’ favor


Set Three

  • The Conquistadors held a 16-11 lead midway through the set but were unable to stop a roaring Florida College comeback
  • Joane Dania and Layla Cortez put up three kills each in this set but the Falcons well run offense was too much to handle
  • An attack error by Layla Cortez solidified the Falcons’ win



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