SCF Players Siesta Key Collegiate Beach Volleyball Champs
(Bradenton, Fla., April 23, 2010) — State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) volleyball players Aurora Newgard and Emily Strack were winners of the Siesta Key Collegiate Beach Volleyball Challenge on Saturday, April 17.
The team won the gold bracket and overall championship to finish the day undefeated after upending University of Miami 15-11. SCF Manatees Kim Moldonado and Natalie Gaudreau reached the silver bracket and Lacey Blackman and Abby Gaiotti reached the bronze bracket.
To reach the title match against University of Miami, SCF defeated other prestigious universities during the tournament including Notre Dame, Florida Atlantic University, University of North Florida and University of Central Florida.