Hawaii’s Emily Maglio/Ka’iwi Schucht have earned this week’s AVCA Beach Pair of the Week after helping the Rainbow Wahine to a perfect 5-0 weekend.
The #3 Rainbow Wahine headed out to the Gamecock Challenge in South Carolina where they faced off against UNC Wilmington, FGCU, UAB, Nebraska and #8 South Carolina. Three of the team’s overall matches came in 5-0 sweeps (UNC Wilmington, FGCU and UAB) while they downed the Huskers 4-1 and the Gamecocks 3-2.
For Maglio/Schucht, they had no troubles rolling through their opponents, defeating everyone except for Nebraska’s Kelly Hunter/Lauren Stivrins in straight sets.
March 25: def. FGCU’s Mackenzie Allen + Amanda Carroll (21-16, 22-20)
March 25: def. UAB’s Kenley Adams and + Devon May (25-23, 21-19)
March 24: def. UNC Wilmington’s Maddy Kline + Nicole Lott (21-19, 21-18)
March 24: def. South Carolina’s Shannon Williams + Ali Denney (21-16, 21-17)
March 20: def. Nebraska’s Kelly Hunter + Lauren Stivrins (21-6, 19-21, 15-12)
2018 AVCA Beach Pairs of the Week
|March 27||Emily Maglio + Ka’iwi Schucht||Hawai’i|
|March 20||Claire Coppola + Kristen Nuss||LSU|
|March 13||Abril Bustamante + Tina Graudina||Southern California|
|March 6||Alexis Filippone + Skylar Caputo||Pepperdine|
|February 27||Samantha Manley + Emily Sonny||Cal Poly|
|February 21||Kiana Takahashi + Melissa Euyoque||El Camino College|