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Cal Poly Defeated TCU and Arizona on Saturday

Cal Poly goes undefeated in their first pair of home matches for the 2018 beach season.

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Pepperdine Remains #1, UCLA Jumps To #2 In AVCA Beach Poll

Pepperdine remains the #1 team in the country after escaping the East Meets West Tournament with a 4-0 mark.

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Pepperdine Jumps To #1 In AVCA Rankings After Wins Over USC

Pepperdine has emerged as the new #1 beach squad in the nation after taking wins over former #1 USC and UCLA this past week.

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LSU’s Coppola/Nuss Earn CCSA Pair Of The Week

The first week of the NCAA beach season has ended with four teams earning their respective conference pairs of the week honors. 

Cal Poly Joins AVCA Top-10 After Strong First Week Showing

USC stays in the #1 position this week after a 4-0 start to the year while Hawaii moves up to #2 after a 3-1 weekend at the Rainbow Wahine Classic.

UC Davis Considering Adding Beach Volleyball

Beach volleyball is part of one of four options brought forward by an athletics working group for potential addition by UC Davis as part of rectifying its Title IX participation imbalance.

Hawaii’s Schucht/Maglio Post 4-0 Record At Rainbow Wahine Classic

The first weekend of the beach volleyball season has concluded with a number of top-20 matchups taking place.

USC Begins 2018 Season #1 In NCAA Beach Rankings

USC keeps the top spot of the NCAA Beach Rankings to begin the 2018 season after finishing on top in 2017 after winning their third straight National Championship.

Pepperdine Beach Head Coach Nina Matthies To Retire At End Of Season

Following the conclusion of the 2018 beach season, Pepperdine’s Nina Matthies has announced her decision to retire.

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CSUN Alumna Maddie Leiphardt Set to Play Beach at Loyola Marymount

Setter Maddie Leiphardt, who earned second team All-Big West honors on the beach in 2016 and 2017 at Cal State Northridge, is taking her game down the road to Los Angeles, transferring to Loyola Marymount to wrap up her career.

VolleyMob Player of the Week: Karl Apfelbach, UC Irvine

Junior opposite Karl Apfelbach paced No. 8 UC Irvine to wins over No. 5 Lewis and No. 12 Loyola, averaging 4.71 kills, 2.43 digs and 0.57 blocks per set, while hitting at a .371 clip.

Cal State Bakersfield To Join Big West Along With UC San Diego

Following yesterday’s news that the University of California San Diego would be jumping to Division I and joining the Big West conference, the Big West announced today that California State University Bakersfield would also be joining the conference.

#24 Cal Poly Rebounds to Defeat Hawaii in Five

MATCH STATS #24 Cal Poly def. Hawaii 3-2 (16-25, 22-25, 25-15, 25-22, 15-9) Cal Poly moves to 16-2, 6-0 Pac-12;…

U.S.Collegiate Beach Pairs Tournament Returns to Hermosa Beach in 2018

The 2018 U.S. Collegiate Beach Championships will return to Hermosa beach in southern California from May 9th-12, 2018. This will…

Hawaii Remains Undefeated in Conference with Sweep of UC Davis

Emily Maglio attacks a ball for Hawaii in their sweep of UC Davis.

Baylor Handles UCSB in 3 Sets for First 3-0 Start Since 2012

Jana Brusek led the Baylor Bears to 53 digs to hold UC Santa Barbara to a -.009 hitting percentage in sweep of the Gauchos.

Hawaii Looks To Rebuild Against Tough 2017 Teams

It’ll be a different look for Hawaii in 2017 as there will be no Dave Shoji on the bench for…

Pepperdine To Host West Coast Conference Leadership Summit

The Pepperdine Athletics Department welcomed the West Coast Conference and 32 outstanding student-athletes from WCC institutions to campus from Wednesday…

80 Volleyball Players Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year

Wisconsin setter Lauren Carlini is one of at least 8 Division I All-Americans nominated by her school for the NCAA Woman of the Year award.