#6 Long Beach State Remains Undefeated After Tuesday (3/7/2017)

  0 Carly DeMarque | March 08th, 2017 | Big West, CCSA, College - Beach, News

The #6 Long Beach State beach team remains undefeated with a pair of wins on Tuesday, sweeping Cal State LA and defeating #9 Stetson 3-2. The win over Stetson is the teams first victory over a ranked opponent in the 2017 season.

The Beach ran to a quick victory over Cal State LA, continuing their winning streak and no sets dropped on the season run.

Against Stetson, the number one pair of Nele Barber and Rachel Nieto dominated Maggie Skjelbred and Sunniva Helland in the first set 21-9, while the second proved to be more difficult at 21-19. The #2 and #4 pairs also followed with wins; however, the #3 pair dropped a three setter and the #5 squad lost a straight set decision.

#7 Georgia State squeaked by Mercer in a 3-2 decision, with the #1, #3 and #4 pairs coming out on top.

Winning Team Losing Team Score Winning Team Recap Losing Team Recap
Houston Baptist Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 5-0 Link Link
#9 Stetson Cal State LA 5-0 Link Link
#6 Long Beach State #9 Stetson 3-2 Link Link
Mercer Jacksonville State 4-1 Link Link
UNC Wilmington Jacksonville State 5-0 Link Link
#7 Georgia State Mercer 3-2 Link Link
#6 Long Beach State Cal State LA 5-0 Link Link

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About Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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