MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The University of Montevallo volleyball team competed in a pair of tournaments this spring including their first sand volleyball event as a program. The Falcons traveled to both the University of Alabama in Birmingham and Panama City Beach, Florida to fine tune their skills for next season.
The Falcons opened up spring play at UAB as they faced the University of West Florida, Auburn University, University of North Alabama and Wallace State-Hanceville. The matches were part of a three-court one day event at UAB that featured a number of Division I programs including Auburn, UAB, Kennesaw State, Jacksonville State and South Alabama.
UM then hit the road for the beach to take part in the programs first beach volleyball tournament. The event was hosted by Florida Gulf Coast Community College and featured the Falcons, FGCCC, Lincoln Memorial University and Troy University.
The team fundraised the money to travel down to the beach and were able to stay an extra night and enjoy a nice seafood dinner as a group and bond as a team as they prepare for another exciting volleyball season this fall.