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Huskies Close Out Battle 4 LA Tournament

Huskies Close Out Battle 4 LA Tournament


Battle 4 LA

March 2 | Los Angeles, CaliforniaΒ Β 

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LOS ANGELESβ€” The University of Washington Beach Volleyball team wrapped up the “Battle 4 LA” tournament on Saturday, coming up short against Long Beach State University 2-3 and UCLA 0-5.

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The Huskies lost to No. 1 Bruins at their home court, Maples Beach. UW stayed competitive during the dual, forcing the top two pairs for UCLA into three sets twice.

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The Beach Dawgs showed signs of improvement against LBSU, but still fell short 3-2 by three points in the final set. The Huskies won two matches in two sets during the dual. A bright spot came in the play of Lauren Wilcock and Zoey Henson as they held off a late surge by the number two pair from LBSU. Natalie Martin and Kierstyn Barton also took down the number five duo in two straight sets.

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Results

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#9 Long Beach State 3, #13 Washington 2

1. Malia Gementera/Taylor Hagenah (LBSU) def. Piper Monk-Heidrich/Magdalena Rabitsch (UW) 21-19, 21-18

2. Zoey Henson/Lauren Wilcock (UW) def. Savannah Standage/Julia Westby (LBSU) 21-17, 21-19

3. Natalie Glenn/Mo Gibson (LBSU) def. Scarlett Dahl/Josie Ulrich (UW) 21-14, 21-9

4. Megan Widener/Christine Deroos (LBSU) def. Kendall Mather/Brooke Balue (UW) 21-15, 21-18

5. Natalie Martin/Kierstyn Barton (UW) def. Haley Carrington/Olivia Narancich (LBSU) 21-16, 22-20

6. Sarah Wilcock/Audra Wilmes (UW) vs. Sammy Okano/Jaylen Jordan (LBSU) no result

Order of finish: Doubles (4,2,5,3,1*)

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#9 Long Beach State 3, #13 Washington 2

1. Malia Gementera/Taylor Hagenah (LBSU) def. Piper Monk-Heidrich/Magdalena Rabitsch (UW) 21-19, 21-18

2. Zoey Henson/Lauren Wilcock (UW) def. Savannah Standage/Julia Westby (LBSU) 21-17, 21-19

3. Natalie Glenn/Mo Gibson (LBSU) def. Scarlett Dahl/Josie Ulrich (UW) 21-14, 21-9

4. Megan Widener/Christine Deroos (LBSU) def. Kendall Mather/Brooke Balue (UW) 21-15, 21-18

5. Natalie Martin/Kierstyn Barton (UW) def. Haley Carrington/Olivia Narancich (LBSU) 21-16, 22-20

6. Sarah Wilcock/Audra Wilmes (UW) vs. Sammy Okano/Jaylen Jordan (LBSU) no result

Order of finish: Doubles (4,2,5,3,1*)

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Up Next: The Huskies will fly to Tempe, Arizona to compete in the Pac-12 South Tournament against UCLA, Arizona, Utah and USC March 8th and 9th.Β 

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