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USC Beach Volleyball’s Audrey and Nicole Nourse Named AVCA National Pair of the Week

USC Beach Volleyball's Audrey and Nicole Nourse Named AVCA National Pair of the Week

Women’s Beach Volleyball | May 08, 2023

LEXINGTON, Ky. – USC beach volleyball seniors Audrey Nourse (Newport Beach, Calif./Orange Lutheran HS) and Nicole Nourse (Newport Beach, Calif./Orange Lutheran HS) were named the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)/ National Pair of the Week on Monday, May 8.
The incredible twin duo went 4-0 at the NCAA championship this week in Gulf Shores, Ala., to help USC secure its third straight national title; sixth all-time. The sisters finished the season on an eight-match win streak with victories at the No. 3 position over No. 13 Georgia State’s Kelly Dorn and Elise Saga (21-18. 21-18); No. 5 Loyola Marymount’s Jacinda Ramirez and Isabelle Reffel (21-19, 16-21, 15-10); No. 2 TCU’s Hailey Hamlett and Sutton MacTavish (21-15, 29-27); and No. 1 UCLA’s Haley Hallgren and Rileigh Powers (21-18, 19-21, 15-11).
Nourse and Nourse were honored with a spot on the NCAA All-Tournament Team representing the No. 3 flight. They were also honored on the all-tournament team in 2022 from the No. 4 position.
The two Trojans complete their senior seasons with a 29-6 overall record and improved to 91-16 all-time. Their 91 wins as a pair match the second-highest total held by a Trojan tandem, equaling a mark set by Nicolette Martin and Allie Wheeler (2014-16). 
This week, USC (32-5) entered the NCAA championship as the No. 3 seed and went on a 4-0 run in Gulf Shores to collect the program’s sixth national championship and third-straight NCAA crown. The Trojans defied odds with wins over the No. 2-ranked Horned Frogs and the top-ranked Bruins, both in thrilling 3-2 finishes. 
For more information on the USC beach volleyball team, a complete schedule, and results, please visit Fans of the Women of Troy can follow the team on Instagram and on Twitter @USCBeach.

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