LAKELAND, FL – After one of the most incredible coaching runs in Florida Southern College history, volleyball head coach Jill Stephens has announced that she is stepping down from coaching after 17 years at the helm of the Moccasin volleyball program.
Florida Southern Falls to Concordia-St. Paul in National Title Match; Mocs Post Best Finish in School History
PENSACOLA, FL - The magical run for Florida Southern College volleyball ended on Saturday night as it fell to defending national champion Concordia-St. Paul, 3-0, in the NCAA Division II National Championship match at UWF Field House. The No. 21 Moccasins (30-7) hung tough with the No. 3 Golden Bears (34-3) all night, but were unable to slow down a blistering offensive attack by the Golden Bears, who won their second-straight national title and their ninth in the last 11 years.
PENSACOLA, FL - Florida Southern College volleyball battled back from a first set loss to continue its historic run and advance to the NCAA Division II Championship match with a 3-2 win over seventh-seeded Gannon on Friday evening at UWF Field House. The No. 21 Moccasins (30-6) used a dominant second set to regain momentum and won the third set before the Golden Knights (32-7) forced a decisive fifth set, which saw the Mocs rally from a three-point deficit to earn their 23rd win in a row.
PENSACOLA, FL - Nicole Mattson and Anna Tovo combined for 39 kills, and Florida Southern College volleyball advanced to the NCAA Championship semifinals with a 3-1 win over sixth-seeded Cal State San Bernardino on Thursday at the UWF Field House
PENSACOLA, FL - Florida Southern College volleyball is set to take on Cal State San Bernardino in the quarterfinal round of the 2017 NCAA Division II Volleyball Championship at 1 p.m. on Thursday at UWF Field House in Pensacola. The No. 21 Moccasins (28-6) enter the tournament as the No. 3 seed, while the Coyotes (24-7) earned the No. 6 seed. Florida Southern defeated No. 17 West Florida in the South Regional title match, while CSU San Bernardino is coming off a win over No. 5 Western Washington in the West Region championship match.
LEXINGTON, KY - Florida Southern College volleyball added to its litany of postseason awards when associate head coach Chris Keen was named as the AVCA Division II Assistant Coach of the Year, the American Volleyball Coaches Association announced on Thursday. Keen is the first Florida Southern coach, head or associate/assistant, to be named as a national coach of the year.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College volleyball sophomore Courtney Charneco is the recipient of the Elite 90 award for the 2017 NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Championship, the NCAA announced on Wednesday.
LEXINGTON, KY - Florida Southern College volleyball earned three all-America honors on Tuesday when the American Volleyball Coaches Association announced its Division II all-America teams. Nicole Mattson (first team), Anna Tovo (second team), and Bethany Besancenez (third team) each earned all-America accolades.
INDIANAPOLIS - Florida Southern College volleyball earned the No. 3 seed in the NCAA Division II National Championship, the NCAA announced on Sunday evening. The No. 21 Moccasins (28-6) will face No. 6 seeded Cal State San Bernardino on Thursday at 1 p.m. in Pensacola. Florida Southern and Cal State San Bernardino have met just once on the volleyball court in the history of both programs.
LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College volleyball won its fifth NCAA Division II South Region title with a 3-1 victory over No. 17 West Florida on Saturday at Jenkins Field House. The No. 21 Moccasins (28-6) came from behind after the Argonauts (30-7) won the first sent, and punched their ticket to the NCAA National Quarterfinals for the first time since 1991. Four players finished with at least 10 kills for the Mocs, who will head to Pensacola next week for the NCAA Championships.