Utah beach volleyball student-athletes Bailey Choy, Brianna Doehrmann, Dani Barton and Berkeley Oblad have each been named to the 2018 Pac-12 Beach Volleyball All-Academic Team, the league office announced on Friday.
Utah senior Adora Anae and sophomore Dani Barton were both named to the 2018 Pac-12 Beach Volleyball All-Conference Team, the league announced on Thursday. Both student-athletes earned second team honors.
UCLA junior Nicole McNamara was voted Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Player of the Year and is part of the duo that was voted Pac-12 Pair of the Year with her twin sister Megan McNamara, the Conference office announced today. USC’s Tina Graudina was voted the Pac-12 Freshman of the Year while UCLA’s Stein Metzger was named Pac-12 Coach of the Year for the second-straight year.
No. 1-ranked and top-seeded UCLA defeated USC to claim the Bruins’ first-ever Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championship crown on Saturday afternoon at the Stanford Beach Volleyball Stadium. The Bruins did not drop a dual in the three-day event, extending their program-record win streak to 30 in a row.