This week Franchise Sports went to high school football jamborees, sat down with a Former FSU Volleyball Player, who currently plays in Switzerland. And, also checked-out the FSU volleyball team as they hosted an invitational. Franchise Sports was also able to caught up with FAMU’s Strength and Conditioning coach to find out more about their program. Check it out here!
Lady Rattlers volleyball team takes lost against Kansas
The FAMU volleyball team was defeated by Kansas in three sets, 25-22, 25-23 and 25-20 in their first match of the 2011 Hotel Indigo Bulldog Invitational a the Ramsey Center.
According to FAMU athletics, FAMU (0-1) was paced by Katherine Huanec, as she tallied a game high 11 kills, followed by Maria Ceccarelli with seven. Diana Gonzales led the Lady Rattlers in assists with 19, while Karol Marquez finished with a team high 16 digs.
Kansas defeated FAMU in straight sets as they won the first set 25-22. The Lady Rattlers would battle back in the second set, but would come up short as they dropped the set 25-23. Kansas would win the match as they defeated the Lady Rattlers 25-20 in the third and final set.
Kansas (1-0) was led by Allison Mayfield, who collected a game high 15 kills. Behind her was Taylor Tolefree who finished with seven kills. Kara Wehrs, led the Jayhawks in assists with a game high 28, while Brianne Riley finished with a team high 11 digs.
The 2011-12 Florida State men’s basketball schedule has been released. The Seminole men’s basketball team, who finished the season ranked No. 19 nationally and advanced to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament, will face one of the nation’s most challenging schedules according to reports from seminoles.com.
Florida State will play North Carolina, Duke, Clemson, Michigan State, Florida and Princeton and could meet Connecticut and UNC Ashville in the Battle4Atlantis Tournament.
“We think this is a schedule that will more than help is prepare for conference play in January,” Hamilton told reporters.
Check out pictures and video from Saturday’s Garnet and Gold Volleyball Match.
On this weeks episode of Franchise Sports we talked to Rickards Back to Back State Championship Basketball Coach Eli Bryant, FAMU’s New Basketball Coach Clemon Johnson and his plan for this season and The Tallahassee Roller Girls Capped off their last Game of the Season…
FSU’s 2010 leading Tackler Linebacker Nigel Bradham talked to Franchise Sports about his out look on this years team and the defensive players to lookout for. Check it out…”
FAMU Volleyball Photo By Jordan Bullock
Head Coach Clemon Johnson talks with Franchise Sports about his vision for the Florida A&M University basketball program, and upcoming season. Tune into our sports show, Sept. 2, 2011, at 9:30 p.m. on the Florida A&M channel or TV20 to hear what Head Coach Johnson has to say about the upcoming season.
Photos By Jordan Bullock