TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Coastal Carolina seashore volleyball group opened up its 2023 spring year at the Seminole Beach front Bash on Saturday, Feb. 25, slipping 5- to two nationally-rated opponents in No. 2 Florida Point out and No. 16 Florida Intercontinental in Tallahassee, Fla.
Match 1: No. 2 Florida State 5, Coastal Carolina
The Chanticleers opened up the period from the host Seminoles, slipping in all 5 matches in straight sets in the 5- defeat.
On courtroom No. 1, the Coastal workforce of Martine Kragholm and Sarah Riedell endured a 21-14, 21-12 reduction to FSU’s prime flight of Maddie Anderson and Paige Kalkhoff, when on court No. 4 CCU’s pair of Madison Allred and Raychel Ehlers fell 21-11, 21-10 to the Seminoles’ Alex Hinton and Makenna Wolf to place the Sandy Chants down 2- early.
Coastal’s workforce of Emma Gonzalez and Celia Ryan nearly scored a win over FSU’s Angeline Bergner and Carra Sassack on court No. 5, falling 21-16, 22-20, when on courtroom No. 2 the pair of Irena Drobnjak and Ellie Hanford was defeated by matching scores of 21-13, 21-13 to the FSU duo of Alexis Durish and Raelyn White.
The nationally-rated Seminoles closed out the shutout with a 21-15, 21-18 win on court docket No. 3, as Anna Prolonged and Jordan Polo held off CCU’s team of Madie Lichty and Sarlota Svobodova.
Match 2: No. 16 FIU 5, Coastal Carolina
Soon after opening up the season vs . No. 2 FSU, the street did not get any a lot easier with the second match of the day as the Sandy Chants fell 5- to No. 16 FIU.
On the other hand, this match proved to be additional tricky than the FIU Panthers envisioned, as the Chanticleers forced 3 sets into more factors and dropped 7 of the 10 sets by 3 factors or much less in the reduction.
FIU opened the match with a 21-15, 21-9 get on court No. 5, as Madison Horton and Lisa Luini defeated the Coastal duo of Gonzalez and Ehlers to go up 1-.
CCU’s workforce of Allred and Ryan did not go away easily in a 21-18, 22-20 decline to Zuzanna Bielak and Annika Dimitriadas on court No. 5, although the Chants’ pair of Kragholm and Riedell fell 21-19, 21-16 in a tight contest on courtroom No. 1 to FIU’s Robert Ribiero and Lucie Pokorna.
Coastal’s Lichty and Svobodova nearly upset FIU’s team of Rachele Mancinelli and Milica Vukobrat on courtroom No. 4, fighting till the pretty stop in a 24-22, 25-23 reduction, although the pair of Drobnjak and Hanford pushed FIU’s group of Giada Bianchi and Alice Pratesi to the limit in a 21-19, 21-18 defeat on court No. 2.
Coastal (-2) returns to the sand tomorrow (Sunday) to get on two other nationally-rated teams in No. 13 Cal Poly and No. 20 Washington.
No. 2 Florida Point out 5, Coastal Carolina
1. Maddie Anderson/Paige Kalkhoff (FSU) def. Martine Kragholm/Sarah Riedell (CCU) – 21-14, 21-12
2. Alexis Durish/Raelyn White (FSU) def. Irena Drobnjak/Ellie Hanford (CCU) – 21-13, 21-13
3. Anna Lengthy/Jordan Polo (FSU) def. Madie Lichty/Sarlota Svobodova (CCU) – 21-15, 21-18
4. Alex Hilton/Makenna Wolf (FSU) def. Madison Allred/Raychel Ehlers (CCU) – 21-11, 21-10
5. Angeline Bergner/Carra Sassack (FSU) def. Emma Gonzalez/Celia Ryan (CCU) – 21-16, 22-20
Purchase of End: 1, 4, 5, 2, 3
No. 16 FIU 5, Coastal Carolina
1. Roberta Ribiero/Lucie Pokorna (FIU) def. Martine Kragholm/Sarah Riedell (CCU) – 21-19, 21-16
2. Giada Bianchi/Alice Pratesi (FIU) def. Irena Drobnjak/Ellie Hanford (CCU) – 21-19, 21-18
3. Rachele Mancinelli/Milica Vukobrat (FIU) def. Madie Lichty/Sarlota Svobodova (CCU) – 24-22, 25-23
4. Madison Horton/Lisa Luini (FIU) def. Emma Gonzalez/Raychel Ehlers (CCU) – 21-15, 21-9
5. Zuzanna Bielak/Athina Dimitriadas (FIU) def. Madison Allred/Celia Ryan (CCU) – 21-16, 22-20
Order of Complete: 4, 5, 1, 3, 2
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