Claes/Hochevar Make Xiamen Semis in Debut, All-Russian Men’s Final Set
Three American women’s pair made the Xiamen quarterfinals, but only No. 23 seed Kelly Claes/Brittany Hochevar, who are playing in their first tournament together, remained standing as the Final Four was set. On the men’s side, Russians Viacheslav Krasilnikov/Nikita Liamin will face countryen Oleg Stoyanovskiy/Igor Velichko for the gold Sunday morning.
Two Americans Among Pool Winners Crowned at Xiamen Four-Star
FIVB Xiamen Four-Star Xiamen, China April 17-21, 2018 Schedule/Results Pool Play winners were crowned Thursday night/Friday morning in Xiamen on…
Canada’s Humana-Paredes/Pavan Take Commonwealth Games Women’s Gold
World #1 Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan of Canada proved they were also the best on the Gold Coast as well, besting homestanding Australians Mariafe Artacho de Solar and Taliqua Clancy for the Commonwealth Games gold medal on Thursday.
Australia, Canada Will Battle for #GC2018 Men’s, Women’s Gold
World #1 Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan of Canada will take on No. 19 Mariafe Artacho del Solar and Taliqua Clancy of Australia in the women’s final. On the men’s side, Canada’s Sam Pedlow/Sam Schachter, who are ranked No. 14 in the FIVB World listings, will battle Australia’s No. 20 Christopher McHugh and Damien Schumann for gold.
Two Upsets Highlight Women’s #GC2018 Quarterfinals
Wednesday’s semifinal field has been determined after four men’s and four women’s quarterfinal matches at the Commonwealth Games. The top four men’s teams made it through, but two top 100 teams were knocked out on the women’s side.
Former Husker Volleyballer Sarah Pavan Chosen for Nebraska Hall of Fame
Pavan is more recently known as a beach star, but she was as good as student-athletes get for Nebraska’s indoor team from 2004-2007.
Humana-Parades/Pavan Lead #GC2018 Quarterfinals Field
Two Canadian, two Australian and two New Zealander teams won the pool titles at the Commonwealth Games. Quarterfinal action begins Tuesday.
Artacho del Solar/Clancy; O’Deas Wrap Up Pool Titles on #GC2018 Day 3
Commonwealth Games Coolangatta Beachfront; Queensland, Australia April 6-12, 2017 Schedule/Results Aussies Mariafe Artacho del Solar/Taliqua Clancy sewed up the…
Historic First Day of Beach VB at Commonwealth Games in the Books
The historic first day of beach volleyball action at the Commonwealth Games included nine matches, four women’s and five men’s in the pool play round. Just two of the contests went the distance, both on the men’s side.
2018 Commonwealth Games Beach Tournament Set To Debut On April 6
The 2018 Commonwealth Games are set to begin on April 6 for beach volleyball and run through April 12 when the gold medal matches commence.