Volleyball Season Enters Tournament Stage

November 17, 2011 Sports, Volleyball

The Rollins volleyball team won seven of its last 10 games as it entered the fi nal week of regular-season competition. On Nov. 4, the team won against the Lynn Knights in four sets (25-19, 19-25, 25-21, 25-18) at Warden Arena.

The next day, the Tars beat yet another team, the Barry Buccaneers, winning three out of the four sets (25-17, 25-15, 21-25, 25-15).

On Nov. 9, the Tars experienced some trouble fi ghting hard against the Tampa Spartans and lost, only winning two of the fi ve sets (25- 23, 17-25, 20-25, 25-22, 8-15) in its last home game.

On Nov. 11, the last week of the regular season, the Tars faced the Florida Tech Panthers and defeated them in three straight sets (25-22, 25-14, 25-23).

On Nov. 12, in the final game of the regular season, Rollins was defeated, playing against the Nova Southeastern Sharks and losing three sets of fi ve (21-25, 18-25, 25-16, 25-21, 10-15).

The Tars finished the regular season with a 23-10 record and finished third in the Sunshine State Conference.

The Tars’ upcoming games are in the South Region Tournament starting Nov. 17. As third seed, Rollins will face North Alabama, which is currently ranked sixth seed, in the fi rst round of the tournament. Tampa is the host of the south region tournament and games begin today.

Tars fans can follow any game and scores online at rollinssports.com.

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