NJCAA Region 8 Volleyball Notebook: October 9

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (October 9, 2018) – The Florida College System Activities Association (FCSAA) has released its NJCAA Region 8 Division I and Division II Volleyball Coaches’ Polls for October 9 and Division I and Division II Player, Defensive Player and Setter of the Week for matches played October 1-7.

The next poll and individual weekly awards will be released October 16. 

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NJCAA Region 8 Division I Volleyball Coaches’ Poll
October 9, 2018 

The NJCAA Region 8 Division I Volleyball Coaches’ Poll, with number of first-place votes in parentheses, 2018 record, previous ranking and total points in voting by Region 8 Division I volleyball coaches, the Region 8 Volleyball Chair and the FCSAA Scoreboard Coordinator.

Rank

Team

Record

Pts

Pvs

1.

Miami Dade (14)

18-0

140

1

2.

Polk State

16-5

126

2

3.

St. Petersburg

7-2

99

4

4t.

Santa Fe

16-2

90

3

4t.

Daytona State

18-5

90

6

6.

Central Florida

14-11

75

5

7.

Indian River State

12-10

44

7

8.

Florida State College-Jacksonville

9-12

43

10

9.

Hillsborough

9-16

25

9

10.

Broward

11-5

24

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Also receiving votes: Palm Beach State 16.

Dropped from rankings: No. 8 Palm Beach State


NJCAA Region 8/FCSAA Division I Weekly Awards

Player of the Week: Nicolette Ramos, Florida State College-Jacksonville
So. – OH | Jacksonville, Fla.

  • Averaged 5.4 kills, 2.9 digs and 6.3 points and posted a .329 hitting percentage in seven sets over two matches during the voting period

Other nominees: Scherine Dahoue, Miami Dade; Chiara Bosetti, Polk State; Mya Thomas, Broward

Defensive Player of the Week: Krystal Santiago, Florida State College-Jacksonville
Fr. – L | Corozal, P.R.

  • Averaged 5.9 digs in seven sets over two matches during the voting period

Other nominees: Samaret Caraballo, Miami Dade; Weiying Wu, Polk State

Setter of the Week: Tiziana Baumrukova, Miami Dade
So. – S | Prague, Czech Republic

  • Averaged 11.3 assists in 12 sets over four matches during the voting period 

Other nominees: Gregna Fuentes, Polk State


NJCAA Region 8 Division II Volleyball Coaches’ Poll
October 9, 2018 

The NJCAA Region 8 Division II Volleyball Coaches’ Poll, with number of first-place votes in parentheses, 2018 record, previous ranking and total points in voting by Region 8 Division II volleyball coaches, the Region 8 Volleyball Chair and the FCSAA Scoreboard Coordinator.

Rank

Team

Record

Pts

Pvs

1.

Pasco-Hernando State (5)

17-5

50

1

2.

Lake-Sumter State

10-10

45

2

3.

St. Johns River State

18-8

40

3

4.

South Florida State

7-11

35

4

5.

Gulf Coast State

6-9

30

5

6.

Florida Gateway

8-12

25

6

 


NJCAA Region 8/FCSAA Division II Weekly Awards

Player of the Week: Camden Bitter, Pasco-Hernando State
So. – OH | Ocala, Fla. 

  • Averaged 4.1 kills and 5.0 digs over 17 sets and posted a .246 hitting percentage in five matches during the voting period

Other nominees: Hanna Foecker, St. Johns River State; Gabriela Hernandez, Lake-Sumter State

Defensive Player of the Week: Amanda Berecz, Lake-Sumter State
So. – DS | Silver Springs, Fla. 

  • Averaged 6.1 digs in 17 sets over five matches during the voting period

Other nominees: Skylar Martin, St. Johns River State

Setter of the Week: Gabriela Hernandez, Lake-Sumter State

So. – S | Kissimmee, Fla.

  • Averaged 12.0 assists in 17 sets over five matches during the voting period

Other nominees: Sarah Asbury, Pasco-Hernando State; Jordyn Pruski, St. Johns River State