Kelley Larsen and Kellie Woolever ended their run with the Pepperdine sand volleyball team as AVCA All-Americans, after reaching the quarterfinals of today's AVCA Collegiate Sand Volleyball National Pairs Championships.
The fourth-seeded Pepperdine sand volleyball team was denied an appearance in their fourth-straight final at the AVCA Collegiate Sand Volleyball National Championship by eighth-seeded Long Beach State. The 49ers, upset queens at the tournament thus far, edged the Waves 3-2.
The #4-ranked Pepperdine sand volleyball team survived an elimination-round dual vs. #2 Hawaii, 3-2, to continue the pursuit of its third AVCA Collegiate Sand Volleyball National Championship title. The Waves defeated Georgia State in the opening round, before suffering another narrow loss to top-ranked USC in the quarterfinals of the main draw.