Florida tops Ohio State in NCAA volleyball tournament

Staff reports
The Ohio State University athletic department logo, 2017. [provided by OSU]

Ohio State's women's volleyball season came to an end Sunday with a 3-1 loss to Florida in an NCAA Tournament regional semifinal in Omaha.

Florida, a No. 8 seed, defeated the No. 9 Buckeyes 25-20, 26-24, 23-25, 25-16. Ohio State finished the season with a 16-4 record. Florida is 21-3 and was set to face face top-seeded Wisconsin in a quarterfinal match Monday night.

Ohio State was led by Emily Londot, who had her fourth consecutive double-double on a match-high 19 kills and 11 digs. Gabby Gonzales had 12 kills and 11 digs. Rylee Rader added nine kills and a team-best five blocks.