The No. 6-ranked Washburn volleyball team finished its historic season as the NCAA National runner-up after falling to No. 9 Tampa in a hard-fought three sets on its home court Saturday evening. Washburn closes the year with a record of 31-6.
The six Ichabods of Genna Berg, Kelsey Gordon, Madison Johnson, Allison Maxwell, Faith Rottinghaus, and Allison Sadler were all freshman on a team that went 18-12 in 2017.b Since then, WU has compiled a record of 91-15 and gone to the NCAA Tournament all three seasons, won the NCAA Central Region title twice, and reached two Final Four matches.