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Eastern Florida Volleyball Drops Two Tournament Matches
Sept. 27, 2013 - Eastern Florida State College's volleyball team saw its two-match winning streak end on Friday as it lost twice on the first day of the South Florida State College tournament in Avon Park.
The Titans fell 19-25, 20-25 and 18-25 to Clearwater Christian and 14-25, 17-25, 25-21 and 21-25 to Pasco-Hernando Community College to drop to 6-14 on the season.
The losses marked the second time this season that the Titans fell to Clearwater Christian and Pasco-Hernando.
Eastern Florida plays St. Johns River State College at 9 a.m. Saturday and South Florida State College at 11 a.m. in Avon Park.
The Titans return home to play Johnson University, Florida at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Melbourne Campus gym. The Titans have swept Johnson University twice this season, both times in Kissimmee.
Eastern Florida then travels to Florida College System Activities Association Southern Conference foe Indian River State College for a 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3 match. Indian River swept Eastern Florida, which is 1-3 in conference play, on Sept. 12.
The Titans wrap up the week by hosting nationally fourth-ranked Hillsborough Community College and the Webber International junior varsity at 2 and 6 p.m. respectively on Friday, Oct. 4. The Titans lost to Webber in five sets on Sept. 7.
Hillsborough is the highest-ranked opponent to visit Eastern Florida during head coach Herb Tokumoto's five-year tenure.
Eastern Florida's next conference home match is 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8 against Palm Beach State. Admission to all Eastern Florida home matches is free.