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Huskies Head to Arizona For Conference Showdown on Pac-12 Network

Huskies Head to Arizona For Conference Showdown on Pac-12 Network


Pac-12 South

March 8-9 | Tempe, ArizonaΒ Β 

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SEATTLEβ€”Β  The University of Washington Beach Volleyball team is headed down south to Tempe, Arizona. For the first time this season, the Beach Dawgs will be televised as the Pac-12 South Tournament is being broadcast on the Pac-12 Network on March 8th and 9th. The Huskies are taking on Utah at 7 a.m. and No. 19 Arizona at 3 p.m. on Friday. The Huskies take on No. 1 UCLA at 1:00 p.m. and No. 3 USC at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday.

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Weekend in Review

The Huskies went 1-3 in the Battle 4 LA in Los Angeles. The Beach Dawgs picked up their first ranked win of the season as they beat No. 14 Grand Canyon 3-2. The Huskies also stayed competitive as Lauren Wilcock, Zoey Henson, Natalie Martin and Kierstyn Barton took down their pair from No. 9 Long Beach State University.

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Scouting report

The Huskies are looking to extend their winning streak against Utah to double-digits as the Beach Dawgs have never lost to them in their nine previous duals. The Utes are 6-2 heading into this weekend.

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The Wildcats are 7-0 this season and played two close duals against Pepperdine and Boise State winning 3-2 in both.

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The No. 1 UCLA Bruins are coming off an undefeated run at the Battle 4 LA tournament against four top 20 teams and are holding onto the top ranking for a second straight week.

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No. 3 USC is also coming off an undefeated run at the Battle 4 LA tournament against three top 20 teams.

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In the Rankings

After the second week of play, the Huskies are sitting at No. 14 the AVCA rankings. The Huskies are also at No. 15 in the CollegeBeachVB rankings.

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