Minnesota Volleyball's recent recruiting class ranked fourth-best nationally, according to prepvolleyball.com.
Gopher volleyball freshman Alice Zeimann competed with New Zealand's U23 team as they participated in the Asian Women's U23 Championships
University of Minnesota freshman Alice Zeimann (Christchurch, New Zealand) will be busy this May, competing with the U23 New Zealand Team in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.
Gophersports.com sat down with one of the newest members of Gopher Volleyball, Alice Zeimann.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Played for Burnside High School and Shirley Volleyball Club • two-time New Zealand Senior Women's Team member • a two-time U17 New Zealand member • a competitor with numerous New Zealand U17 and U19 Beach Volleyball teams • competed in the Youth and Junior Asian Championships in 2014 (Taiwan and Thailand), the USA High Performance Championships in 2013 (Florida) in indoor volleyball • competed with the U21 beach volleyball team's USA Tour and U19's Asian and World Championships in 2015 and 2016, where she won silver at the Asian Beach championship this year • garnered Sportswoman of the Year in back-to-back years (2014 and 2015), presented by Marriotts Hadlee Sports Awards.
PERSONAL: Joined the Gopher Volleyball team in January 2017 after graduating from Burnside High School • daughter of Ruth Seeman • outstanding student, receiving numerous academic awards including merit endorsements, honor rolls, and excellence endorsements • interested in majoring in journalism • born July 27, 1998.
Gophers Travel to Ohio State Wednesday
The No. 5 University of Minnesota travels to Columbus, Ohio, to face Ohio State, Wednesday at 7 p.m. CT. The meeting marks the first competition against the two teams this season.
The Week That Was in Gopher Volleyball: Oct. 9-16
The Gopher Volleyball team earned a pair of home wins against No. 16 Purdue and Iowa last week. Take a look back at the week that was in Minnesota Volleyball.
Gopher Duo Receives Weekly B1G Accolades
Alexis Hart and Samantha Seliger-Swenson received weekly Big Ten Conference awards, announced today by the conference office.