OCALA--The College of Central Florida women's volleyball team went 1-1 on day one at the Florida State College at Jacksonville Tournament of Champions on Friday.
NJCAA No. 7 Lady Patriots (4-2, 1-0 MFC) faced reigning NJCAA national champions Miami Dade College in game 1. CF took the NJCAA No. 1 team to five sets before falling 8-15 in the tie breaker.
CF overcame a first-set loss to defeat Palm Beach State College 3-1 (19-25, 25-16, 25-12, 25-18) in game two of the day.
CF will be back in action on Saturday for the remaining two games of the tournament. They will face Hillsborough Community College at 8:30 a.m., followed by a 10:30 a.m. match against Monroe College (N.Y.).
HOME OPENER: Be sure to come out to Patriot Gym on Thursday, September 28 for the volleyball home opener. CF hosts conference opponent Lake-Sumter State College at 7 p.m. Visit CFPatriots.net for more details.