Weekend Wrap Up
While most gators were traveling to Jacksonville for the Florida Gators vs Georgia Bulldogs game, some of our sport club teams traveled to participate in their own games. Our teams travelled from South Florida, Chicago and anywhere in between.
Club Equestrian traveled to Ocala, FL and Green Cove Springs, FL to participate in two different horse shows. The UF/UCF IHSA Horse show occured in Ocala, where 18 members of their team participated. They ended up receiving the reserve high point team on Sunday. In Green Cove Springs, FL, another 18 members ended up placing at the top in the UNF IHSA Horse show.
The men’s club rugby team made their way south to hot and humid Boca Raton, Florida to participate in the FCC Sevens Tournament. The team ended the weekend in 4th place.
Our Men’s club volleyball team sent 16 players to compete in the USF Fall Tournament in Tampa, FL this weekend. The team ended up finishing in 5th place.
Our club sailing team sailed to Jacksonville Beach to participate in the Fall SAISA Co-Ed Championships. The team of six won 8th place out of 12 teams in total.
The windy city got a special appearance from our women’s club water polo team. Thirteen members of the team competed in the Chicago Wildcats Tournament. They ended the tournament with a 1-3 record. Although the competition was hard, the team beat the Lindenwood University club water polo team.
It was a very successful weekend for the club beach volleyball team. Twenty-four members of the team participated in the East End Volleyball Tournament with Volley America Nationals in Clearwater Beach, FL. Emily Hudson won 2nd place in the Women’s AA Division. Hannah Boardman and Tina Supper won 1st in the Women’s A. Merhdad Hashermi also won 1st place in the Men’s A Division and Sam Kanach won 2nd place in the co-ed A Division.
Whether near or far, our sport club teams are always working their best to represent the best. Thanks for checking into another weekend wrap up.
-Syd and Soph