For the second year in a row, the seventh-seeded Huskies posted the only two upsets on day one of the Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships, and find themselves in the final four after defying expectations once again.
Defending champion Kelly Claes and Sarah Hughes of USC won the Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championships pairs tournament for the second-straight year on Saturday at the Arizona Beach Volleyball Courts on the campus of the University of Arizona. The top duo in the country with just one loss in nearly two years defeated teammates Allie Wheeler and Sophie Bukovec in the title match.
No. 1-ranked USC outlasted second-ranked UCLA to win the Pac-12 Beach Volleyball Championship team crown at the Arizona Beach Volleyball Courts on the campus of the University of Arizona on Friday. The Trojans are Pac-12 Champions for the second year in a row.
A typical Seattle spring day with rain on and off did not dampen the spirits of the Husky beach volleyball team or the couple hundred spectators that came out to watch UW get a victory in its first ever match at its new campus home.