Jacksonville University Athletics saw Jack Burns and Kayla Gordon respectively acknowledged on the fall and winter teams, and on Thursday, beach volleyball’s Cristina Finan received the spring accolade.
A few points shy of staving off elimination in the ASUN Conference Tournament, the Jacksonville University beach volleyball program concluded its 2017 season Saturday in a pair of losses – a 5-0 decision to No. 4 North Florida and a 3-2 upset against No. 2 Mercer.
The end-of-the-year banquet, also celebrated as the JAXSPYS, commended the Dolphin student-athletes on the successes of the 2016-17 season with 12 individual awards, five team honors and a senior send-off.
The Jacksonville University beach volleyball program hosted the College of Charleston, North Florida and UNC Wilmington Sunday where Cristina Finan and Mackenzie Swan fell just short of claiming top pair honors.
The Jacksonville University beach volleyball program (1-6) split play in day one of the Gamecock Challenge Saturday, highlighted by its first victory of the season in a 4-1 success over Alabama-Birmingham.
Seeking its first dual win of the season, the Jacksonville University beach volleyball program travels to Columbia, S.C., this weekend where it will face four teams including two that are nationally-ranked in No. 11 Grand Canyon and No. 15 South Carolina.