What you need to know:

* On day one of Diggin’ Duals, Georgia State fell to CCSA opponent LSU 3-2 before sweeping Lincoln Memorial 5-0 to pick up its 12th win on the season.

* The Panthers (12-9, 3-3) went undefeated at the No. 1 and No. 3 positions on the day. Senior Delaney Rohan is just two wins shy of breaking the GSU all-time dual wins record.

* GSU gets back on the sand tomorrow versus UAB and Jacksonville State at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. respectively. The beach program will recognize four seniors Natalie Wilson, Delaney Rohan, Sarah Agnew and Jessica Fourspring as well as two graduate transfers Chelsea Ross and Haley Pa’akaula.


ATLANTA – No. 10 Georgia State fell to No. 7 LSU 3-2 before battling back to sweep Lincoln Memorial 5-0 on the first day of Diggin’ Duals.

The Panthers (12-9, 3-3) were unbeaten in the No. 1 and No. 3 positions on the day. In the No. 1 flight, seniors Delaney Rohan and graduate transfer Chelsea Ross went 2-0 to improve to 15-6 this season.

With 77 career victories, Rohan is just two wins shy of breaking the GSU all-time record for dual wins.

Senior Jessica Fourspring and sophomore Brooke Weiner grinded out a three-set victory over LSU’s Katie Lindelow and Olivia Powers to give GSU its second dual victory versus the Tigers earlier this afternoon.

Freshmen Georgia Johnson and Olivia Stasevich moved to 7-2 on the season with a straight-set win versus Lincoln Memorial in the No. 3 flight.

Georgia State will return to the sand Sunday at 2 p.m. versus UAB and 6 p.m. against Jacksonville State. The program will honor its graduating class of seniors and graduate transfers before the UAB match.

 

Sand Volleyball Match Results

LSU vs. Georgia State

April 1st, 2017 at Atlanta, GA

(GSU Beach Volleyball Complex)

LSU 3, Georgia State 2

Doubles competition

WINNER IN BOLD

  1. Emmy Allen/Lilly Kessler (LSU) vs. Delaney Rohan/Chelsea Ross (GSU) 21-14, 21-15
  2. Claire Coppola/Kristen Nuss (LSU) vs. LeeAnn Starr/Haley Pa’akaula (GSU) 21-17, 21-18
  3. Olivia Powers/Katie Lindelow (LSU) vs. Brooke Weiner/Jessica Fourspring (GSU) 19-21, 21-16, 15-12
  4. Cati Leak/Maddie Ligon (LSU) vs. Olivia Stasevich/Georgia Johnson (GSU) 24-22, 21-11
  5. Megan Davenport/Callan Molle (LSU) vs. Sarah Agnew/Kate Novack (GSU) 21-12, 21-16

Ext. Taylor Bradley/Jeni Clark (LSU) vs. Amie Held/Allie Elson (GSU) 21-17, 21-15

MATCH NOTES

T-12:30 p.m.

 

Sand Volleyball Match Results

Lincoln Memorial vs. Georgia State

April 1st, 2017 at Atlanta, GA

(GSU Beach Volleyball Complex)

Georgia State 5, Lincoln Memorial 0

Doubles competition

WINNER IN BOLD

  1. Abby Cash/Jamie Jehne (LMU) vs. Delaney Rohan/Chelsea Ross (GSU) 21-9, 21-7
  2. Samantha Cash/Danielle Ged (LMU) vs. Brooke Weiner/Jessica Fourspring (GSU) 21-13, 21-9
  3. Bristol Snider/Brooke Fleeman (LMU) vs. Olivia Stasevich/Georgia Johnson (GSU) 21-12, 21-15
  4. Kiera Holland/Lindsey Nartker (LMU) vs. Amie Held/Kate Novack (GSU) 21-15, 21-19
  5. Erica Whiteaker/Beka Wachob (LMU) vs. Ashley McGinn/Allie Elson (GSU) 21-17, 21-18

Ext. Kayla Kidney/Kaylee Stone (LMU) vs. Maddie Gordon/Haley Pa’akaula (GSU) 21-11, 21-8

MATCH NOTES

T-6:00 p.m.

 

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