Volleyball Duos Finish Third at Sunshine State Collegiate Beach Tournament

Orlando, Fla. - Several members of the Lynn University volleyball team and the Sunshine State Conference competed at the Sunshine State Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championships last weekend at the Orlando Sports Complex.  

The duo of juniors Darian Weppner and Abbey Brokop, as well as former players Sophie Gagnon and Kala Abdell, tied for third overall in the Tournament.  Senior Kara Bailey and sophomore Angie Caple teamedto win the Bronze bracket to finish 15th overall.

Lynn advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the fourth-straight season in 2010 with a 21-10 overall record and a program-best 11-5 mark in theSSC.  The Fighting Knights will open the season on September 2-3 when they host the Lynn University/Courtyard by Marriott Volleyball Classic.