No. 2-ranked USC (13-2) remains on the road this week and heads to the Copper State for the ASU Invitational in Tempe, Ariz. The Women of Troy take on host Arizona State (10-4) to open the tourney and then must face a pair of top-10 opponents in No. 5 Pepperdine (11-5) and No. 6 Hawai'i (10-4); each for the first time this season.
The No. 2-ranked USC beach volleyball team (13-2) won its third straight dual with a pair of 4-1 victories over No. 16 Florida Atlantic (6-4) and No. 8 Florida International (6-5) in the FIU Fort Lauderdale Tournament at the Fort Lauderdale State Beach on Friday, March 15.
The No. 2-ranked USC beach volleyball team (11-2) had its nine-match winning streak snapped by No. 10 South Carolina (6-5) in a 3-2 loss, but rebounded to take a 4-1 win over No. 18 Georgia State (8-5) at the GSU Beach Volleyball Complex on Tuesday, March 12.
The USC beach volleyball pair of sophomore Haley Hallgren (Southlake, Texas) and senior Alexandra Poletto (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) was chosen as the Pac-12 Pair of the Week for the week of March 4-10, the conference announced on Tuesday, March 12.
The All-American USC beach volleyball pair of senior Abril Bustamante (Redondo Beach, Calif.) and sophomore Tina Graudina (Jurmala, Latvia) was named the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)/CollegeBeachVB.com National Pair of the Week, the AVCA announced on Tuesday, March 12.