In a stacked qualifying pool, only four teams per gender advanced through Thursday’s matches into the main draw. Seeds 2, 3, 5 and 9 made it through on the women’s side, while No. 1 qualifier Melissa Humana-Paredes/Sarah Pavan were knocked out. On the men’s side, seeds 1, 2, 4 and 6 advanced, including top seed Ty Loomis/Piotr Marciniak.
VolleyMob first, second and third team All-America honors recognize the top three teams from courts 1 through 5. UCLA’s Megan McNamara/Nicole McNamara (Court 1), Lily Justine/Sarah Sponcil (Court 2), Izzy Carey/Megan Muret (Court 5), Hawaii’s Carly Kan/Laurel Weaver (Court 3) and Pepperdine’s Skylar Caputo/Alexis Filippone (Court 4) make up the first team.
The No. 3 University of Hawai’i women’s beach volleyball team captured its third straight Big West Tournament with a pair of wins over Long Beach State Saturday at Queen’s Beach.
The No. 3 University of Hawaii beach volleyball team continued its roll with a 4-1 win over Nebraska Tuesday at the T.C. Ching Complex Courts.
The first weekend of the beach volleyball season has concluded with a number of top-20 matchups taking place.
The Seminoles won 3-1 over UCLA, while Hawai’i topped LSU 3-0 to move on in the contender’s bracket.
Mikayla Tucker and Morgan Martin (above) lost at the 1-line, but Hawaii still powered through to a 3-2 win over Long Beach State.
Volleyball News Courtesy USC Athletics No. 1 USC def. No. 5 Hawai’i, 4-1 2017 Outrigger Hawai’i Invitational Queen’s Beach |…