Florida takes first weekend match against LSU in four sets

Gators have won their last four straight conference matches
Florida celebrates winning a point during a match
Florida celebrates winning a point during a match
Published: Oct. 10, 2021 at 12:12 AM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - The no. 20 ranked Florida Gators traveled to Baton Rouge for a weekend series with Southeastern Conference rival LSU.

The Gators (11-5, 5-1) overcame losing the first set to roar back and sweep the next three straight sets.

T’ara Caesar, Merrit Beason, and Lauren Forte led the orange and blue attack by combining for 40 kills.

Caesar, Thayer Hall, and Marlie Monserez also served up six aces for Florida.

The Gators will take on the Tigers at 1 p.m. on Sunday in the weekend finale.

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