FNU women’s volleyball opened Florida College Tournament with a loss against Kansas Wesleyan, 3-0

FNU Volleyball Final Results Graphic (09-02-22)
FNU Volleyball Final Results Graphic (09-02-22)

(Box Score)

TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. (Sept. 2, 2022) – The Conquistadors played their first game of the Florida College Tournament against Kansas Wesleyan and unfortunately, fell short of victory losing in three sets. The Coyotes improve to 6-3 on the season while FNU falls to 0-4.


Set One FNU Notables (12-25)

  • FNU equalized the set early 4-4 with a kill courtesy of Lina Valentino
  • A kill by Joanne Dania from Maria Liva cut the Kansas Wesleyan lead and settled the set 7-10 midway.
  • KWU went on an 8-1 tear to finish out the set


Set Two FNU Notables (14-25)

  • Margareth Collantes’ service ace tied up the set 8-8
  • A kill by Paola Brandsma on an assist from Maria Liva cut KWU’s lead 16-12
  • Lina Valentino had FNU final’s point of the set as she executed a kill to make it 14-24


Set Three FNU Notables (21-25)

  • Highest scoring set of the contest for the Conquistadors
  • Joanne Dania’s kill gave FBU an 8-5 lead
  • Tied 21-21 before KWU collected the last four-point of the set to close out the win


Match Notables:

  • Lina Valentino had six kills in the match
  • Joanne Dania recorded six kills
  • Sofia Moreno Bendala recorded a solo block


Up Next: Florida National continues its stay in Temple Terrace, Florida, as they face the tournament’s host school Florida College later today at 6 p.m.


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