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NCAA beach volleyball 4/8/2019-Kristen Nuss-LSU

NCAA beach: No. 2 USC breaks through against previously unbeaten No. 1 UCLA

So much for an unbeaten season. Second-ranked USC, which had lost to No. 1 UCLA twice previously this spring, upset the Bruins 3-2 on Sunday...

Mewhirter: International flair, new rivalries spiced up a tremendous AVP NY

The AVP made its third stop of 2017 in New York City this past weekend. Taylor Crabb claimed his first career victory, beating Billy...
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Theo Brunner breaks down the Fort Lauderdale Major

Fifth place? Had you told Theo Brunner, before the FIVB Fort Lauderdale Major this past weekend, that he’d take fifth place, in a field featuring...

Ludwig/Walkenhorst make most of FIVB Finals format

They're back. Olympic gold-medalists Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst had a bit of a disappearing act in the SWATCH FIVB World Tour Finals in Toronto,...

AVP NY: Taylor Crabb, Jake Gibb and April Ross, Lauren Fendrick win titles

The first stop on the AVP “Gold Series,” featuring an enhanced $87,500 purse per gender, wowed AVP New York with plenty of Olympians and...

Sand Volleyball Season in Full Swing

Tournaments on both coasts showcased top NCAA sand volleyball talent
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SANDCAST: AVP mid-season awards, FIVB World Champs preview

With one, final Jeremy Casebeer -- or Uncle Jer Bear, as he was known at Lake Sammamish -- swing in Seattle, the AVP officially...
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Top talent, team togetherness, good humor keys for top-ranked UCLA

Enjoy this Premium story on LOS ANGELES — Luckily for UCLA, the top-ranked Bruins haven’t had to “lick their wounds” yet this year, because...
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NCAA notes: Pepperdine’s Matthies to retire, coaching hires, men’s update

The legendary Nina Matthies will retire after the Pepperdine beach season, ending a career that included stardom as a player, indoors coach and beach...
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Beach Bytes: Mayer retires, partner switching begins, Allen’s an author!

A weekly look at what's happening in beach volleyball: The drinks were flowing. The food was downright delectable. And Mark Schuermann, the AVP’s affable emcee...

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