West Coast Conference

Santa Clara’s Mead Earns Sixth Honor as WCC Unveils All-Academic Team

Courtesy: West Coast Conference SAN BRUNO, Calif. – The West Coast Conference is pleased to announce the 2018 West Coast Conference…

  Comment First!

Read more »

Top 11 Remain in Tact in Final AVCA Beach Poll Before NCAAs

With one week left before the NCAA Championship selections are made, there were no changes to the Top 11 spots in the AVCA Top 20 Beach poll.

  Comment First!

Read more »

Pepperdine Goes 15-0 to Win 3rd-Straight WCC Beach Volleyball Title

The Pepperdine Waves won their third-straight WCC beach volleyball conference title on Saturday, as the #2 team in the country…

  Comment First!

Read more »

Pepperdine, LMU, Saint Mary’s, Pacific Move on to WCC Day 2

Top-seeded No. 2 Pepperdine, second-seeded No. 15 Loyola Marymount, third-seeded No. 20 Saint Mary’s and Pacific all secured final day championship berths on Friday. 

2018 WCC Beach Championship Kicks Off on Friday

Pepperdine will be chasing its third-straight WCC title this weekend, and will enter the tournament as heavy favorites.

Washington Tops #13 Cal, Stetson Wins ASUN, Utah Earns First Wins Saturday

Saturday’s beach action saw Washington upset No. 13 Cal, Stetson secure the ASUN title and included the first wins of the season for Utah.

LMU Goes 2-0 in AVCA Top 20 Action Thursday

No. 16 Loyola Marymount was the lone Top 20 team in action Thursday, and the Lions posted two wins over Cal State Bakersfield (5-0) and Cal State Northridge (4-1).

#2 Pepperdine Beach Edges #4 USC For Fourth Time in 2018

A week layoff did not dull the skills of the No. 2 Pepperdine beach volleyball team, which won its fourth straight match and second in a row over No. 4 USC on Monday.

Arizona Upsets Cal; #8 LSU, #1 UCLA Grab Two Top 20 Wins on Saturday

Hawaii’s Emily Maglio and Ka’iwi Schucht boosted their win streak to a record 17 matches as the Rainbow Wahine went 3-0, while Arizona’s Jonny Baham and Brooke Burling led the Wildcats to an upset win over No. 14 Cal and a 4-0 mark on the weekend.

More West Coast Conference

Surf & Turf Invite Brings Upsets, #2 UCLA Def. #1 Pepperdine

This week of beach volleyball brought a number of top-20 match-up that included #2 UCLA taking down #1 Pepperdine in a 4-1 battle

Four Upsets, Two by No. 12 FIU, Highlight Friday’s Beach Play

The AVCA Top 20 played 24 matches on Friday, with four upsets highlighting the slate. No. 12 Florida International topped No. 11 Grand Canyon and No. 8 South Carolina at the Surf & Turf Invitational in Miami, while No. 2 UCLA, No. 3 Hawaii, No. 6 Cal Poly, No. 9 Georgia State and No. 10 LSU cruised through the day.

#16 LMU Goes 3-0, #19 Saint Mary’s Splits In Thursday Beach Matchups

Thursday night beach action saw #16 Loyola Marymount win their three final home matches while #19 Saint Mary’s split their matches.

#5 LBSU Handles Oregon, #19 Saint Mary’s, LMU Downs CSUN

#5 LBSU had no troubles running through their opponents during a mid-week matchup, sweeping both Oregon and #19 Saint Mary’s.

#2 UCLA Downs #1 Pepperdine 4-1, Cal Poly/LBSU Sweep Double-Headers

Top teams from around the west coast took part in early week matches this week with #2 UCLA downing #1 Pepperdine while #6 Cal Poly and #5 LBSU swept their double-headers.

Top-5 Remain The Same In This Week’s AVCA Beach Rankings

The top-5 teams remain the same in this week’s AVCA Beach Rankings, with Pepperdine holding onto the #1 slot.

UAB Beach Upsets #8 South Carolina, No Top-5 Teams Lose

This weekend’s beach volleyball action saw no top-5 team drop a match while just one big upset took place as UAB took down #8 South Carolina 3-2.

Hawaii Caps Off Gamecock Challenge With 4-0 Record

The No. 3 University of Hawai’i beach volleyball team capped a perfect 4-0 weekend at the Gamecock Challenge with two more wins Sunday at Wheeler Beach on the campus of South Carolina.

Due To Inclement Weather #1 Pepperdine Postpones Matches Thursday

Due to inclement weather, the top-ranked Pepperdine beach volleyball team has been forced to postpone the matches at the Matador Beach Volleyball Facility against both CSUN and Loyola Marymount on Thursday afternoon.

Hawaii Heads East For Gamecock Challenge

The No. 3 University of Hawai’i beach volleyball team will play nine straight matches on the road, beginning with the Gamecock Challenge, March 24-25, at Wheeler Beach on the campus of South Carolina.