Sixth-Ranked Bruins Fall to #4 Florida State in Inaugural Match

March 11, 2013

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LONG BEACH, Calif. - The sixth-ranked Bruins fell 5-0 to #4 Florida State in the first match in the history of the UCLA sand volleyball program on Monday at the Long Beach State Campus Courts.

UCLA posted its first-ever set victory in the #2 doubles match, as sophomore Zoë Nightingale and freshman Becca Strehlow took the second set 21-16. However, the duo dropped the first 21-15 and the third in overtime 18-16.

The #1 doubles pairing of juniors Meg Norton and Kelly Reeves also went extra points in their first set, ultimately falling 22-20 and 21-15 in the second. Rounding out the matches were senior Bojana Todorovic and sophomore Megan Moenoa at #3 doubles (21-17, 21-16), sophomore Karsta Lowe and freshman Karly Drolson at #4 (21-12, 21-11) and freshmen Rachel Inouye and Maddy Klineman (21-7, 21-13).

The Bruins will next head to USC for a two-day event at Merle Norman Stadium this weekend on the Southern California campus. On Saturday, UCLA faces Loyola Marymount at 1 p.m. and USC at 3 p.m. Then on Sunday, bracket play begins at 9 a.m.

#4 Florida State 5, #6 UCLA 0
1) Davis-Yildirim, FSU def. Norton-Reeves, UCLA 22-20, 21-15
2) Pavels-Plessy, FSU def. Strehlow-Nightingale, UCLA 21-15, 16-21, 18-16
3) Pardon-Milosavljevic, FSU def. Todorovic-Moenoa, UCLA 21-17, 21-16
4) Brown-Wickstrom, FSU def. Lowe-Drolson, UCLA 21-12, 21-11
5) K.Pellitteri-S.Pellitteri, FSU def. Klineman-Inouye, UCLA 21-7, 21-13


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. Long Beach State
Malibu, CA
W, 3 - 2
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. Hawai'i
Malibu, CA
W, 3 - 2
Sunday, Mar 06
vs. USC
Malibu, CA
L, 0 - 5
Sunday, Mar 06
at Pepperdine
Malibu, CA
L, 0 - 5
Thursday, Mar 10
vs. CSUN
Santa Monica, CA
W, 5 - 0
Thursday, Mar 10
vs. Florida State
Santa Monica, CA
L, 2 - 3
Saturday, Mar 12
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
W, 3 - 2
Wednesday, Mar 23
vs. Tulane
Boca Raton, FL
W, 5 - 0
Wednesday, Mar 23
at Florida Atlantic
Boca Raton, FL
W, 5 - 0
Friday, Mar 25
vs. Florida ...
DeLand, FL
W, 5 - 0
Friday, Mar 25
vs. Florida State
DeLand, FL
L, 1 - 4
Saturday, Mar 26
vs. Florida Atlantic
DeLand, FL
W, 5 - 0
Saturday, Mar 26
at Stetson
DeLand, FL
W, 3 - 2
Wednesday, Mar 30
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
W, 3 - 2
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vs. Outrigger Beach ...
Honolulu, HI
-
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Arizona State
Honolulu, HI
W, 5 - 0
Saturday, Apr 02
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
W, 3 - 2
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. San Francisco
Hermosa Beach, CA
W, 5 - 0
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Long Beach State
Hermosa Beach, CA
W, 5 - 0
LIVE NOW
vs. USAV Beach ...
Hermosa Beach, CA
-
Wednesday, Apr 13
vs. Long Beach State
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 0
Wednesday, Apr 20
vs. Loyola Marymount
Northridge, CA
W, 4 - 1
Wednesday, Apr 20
at CSUN
Northridge, CA
W, 5 - 0
LIVE NOW
vs. Pairs First & Second ...
Los Angeles, CA
-
LIVE NOW
vs. Pairs Semifinal #1 ...
Los Angeles, CA
-
Friday, Apr 29
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 1
Saturday, Apr 30
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
W, 4 - 1
Sunday, May 01
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 2 - 3
Sunday, May 01
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
L, 2 - 3
Friday, May 06
vs. Hawai'i
Gulf Shores, AL
L, 0 - 3
Friday, May 06
vs. Stetson
Gulf Shores, AL
W, 3 - 2
Saturday, May 07
vs. Pepperdine
Gulf Shores, AL
W, 3 - 2
Saturday, May 07
vs. Hawai'i
Gulf Shores, AL
W, 3 - 0
Sunday, May 08
vs. Florida State
Gulf Shores, AL
L, 1 - 3
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