Barboza, Kehoe Reach Collegiate Beach Volleyball Final
April 23, 2007
San Diego, Calif. - Stanford All-Americans Cynthia Barboza and Bryn Kehoe competed against some of the best collegiate volleyball pairs in the nation this weekend and finished as the runner-up at the Powerade Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship in San Diego. The pair lost a tight three-set match to the team from Nebraska in the championship, 19-21, 23-21, 18-16.
The tournament featured eight two-person teams selected from the nation's most elite programs. The Cardinal competed with Nebraska, Penn State, Minnesota, Texas, Florida, San Diego and Cal Poly at the Mission Bay courts in San Diego this weekend. After finishing second in pool play, Barboza and Kehoe gained a spot in the championship match with a 21-16, 21-12 win over eighth-seeded Cal Poly.
In addition to Beach Volleyball, San Diego also hosted a collegiate film festival and championships for flowboarding and wakeboarding. This year's Collegiate Nationals competition brought together athletes from nearly 100 different colleges and universities across the country and crowned National Champions in more than nine categories.
The finals of the Powerade Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championships will be aired May 20 on CSTV at 9 p.m. (ET).
Powerade Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship Results:
#1 Nebraska - Sarah Pavan / Jordan Larson
#2 Stanford - Cynthia Barboza / Bryn Kehoe
#3 Penn State - Nicole Fawcett / Roberta Holehouse?
#4 Minnesota - Jessy Jones / Rachel Hartmann?
#5 Texas - Ashley Engle / Alyson Jennings?
#6 Florida - Angie McGinnis / Marcie Hampton?
#7 San Diego - Jaimarie Sutherland / Andrea Csaszi?
#8 Cal Poly - Kylie Atherstone / Chelsea Hayes?
Final Round Results (Sunday, April 22, 2007)?
Stanford defeated Cal Poly, 21-16, 21-12 (34 minutes)?
Nebraska defeated San Diego, 23-21, 21-16 (36 minutes)? ?
Championship match ?
Nebraska defeated Stanford, 19-21, 23-21, 18-16 (60 minutes)?
POWERade Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championships Broadcast Schedule on CSTV (all times ET)
Sunday, May 6 - 5:30 p.m.
Collegiate Nationals Preview Show
Saturday, May 12 - 9:00 p.m.
Collegiate Nationals - including Premier of Beach Volleyball Pool Play
Friday, May 18 - 9:00 p.m.
Collegiate Nationals - including Premier of Beach Volleyball Semifinal #1
Saturday, May 19 - 9:00 p.m.
Collegiate Nationals - including Premier of Beach Volleyball Semifinal #2
Sunday, May 20 - 9:00 p.m.
Collegiate Nationals - including Premier of Beach Volleyball Finals