What you need to know:

* Georgia State finished Diggin’ Duals with two convincing victories Sunday afternoon. The Panthers battled to defeat UAB 4-1 before sweeping Jacksonville State at the GSU Beach Volleyball Complex.

* GSU (14-9, 4-3) used solid performances in all six positions to take 11 of 12 dual matches on the day. Senior Delaney Rohan etched her name in the GSU record books as the school’s all-time wins leader with 79 for her career.

* The Panthers are back in action next weekend to compete in the FSU Invite.


ATLANTA – No. 10 Georgia State went 2-0 on the final day of Diggin’ Duals. The Panthers (14-9, 4-3) topped UAB 4-1 and swept Jacksonville State Sunday at the GSU Beach Volleyball Complex. The team posted a 3-1 record on the weekend with the only loss coming against No. 7 LSU.

Prior to the UAB match, GSU honored its senior class of Delaney Rohan, Chelsea Ross, Haley Pa’akaula, Jessica Fourspring, Natalie Wilson and Sarah Agnew. All six recorded dual wins on the afternoon.

In the second leg, Rohan and Ross clinched the match with a 21-12, 22-20 victory over the Gamecocks’ Hannah Kirk and Charis Ludtke. With the win, Rohan etched her name in the GSU record books as the school’s all-time wins leader with 79 for her career.

Rohan and Ross went 4-0 this weekend and improved to 17-6 on the season.

Freshmen Georgia Johnson and Olivia Stasevich were 2-1 in Diggin’ Duals and are now 8-2 as a pair.

Head coach Beth Van Fleet and GSU return to action next weekend for the FSU Invite on April 7th and 8th.

 

Sand Volleyball Match Results

UAB vs. Georgia State

April 2nd, 2017 at Atlanta, GA

(GSU Beach Volleyball Complex)

Georgia State 4, UAB 1

Doubles competition

WINNER IN BOLD

  1. Avei Logoleo/Katarina Jovicic (UAB) vs. Delaney Rohan/Chelsea Ross (GSU) 20-22, 21-15, 15-10
  2. Avery Hoven/Erika Zembyla (UAB) vs. LeeAnn Starr/Haley Pa’akaula (GSU) 16-21, 21-14, 18-16
  3. Kenley Adams/Emily Martinez (UAB) vs. Brooke Weiner/Jessica Fourspring (GSU) 22-20, 20-22, 15-10
  4. Gabbi Moreno/Haley Jared (UAB) vs. Natalie Wilson/Kate Novack (GSU) 21-18, 21-19
  5. Rachel Evans/Kalah Jones (UAB) vs. Sarah Agnew/Amie Held (GSU) 16-21, 21-18, 15-13

Ext. Morgan Smith/Brittany Munro (UAB) vs. Maddie Gordon/Ashley McGinn (GSU) 23-21, 21-14

MATCH NOTES

T-2:00 p.m.

 

Sand Volleyball Match Results

Jacksonville State vs. Georgia State

April 2nd, 2017 at Atlanta, GA

(GSU Beach Volleyball Complex)

Georgia State 5, Jacksonville State 0

Doubles competition

WINNER IN BOLD

  1. Hannah Kirk/Charis Ludtke (JXST) vs. Delaney Rohan/Chelsea Ross (GSU) 21-12, 22-20
  2. Katie Will/Jae-lynn Visscher (JXST) vs. Jessica Fourspring/Haley Pa’akaula (GSU) 23-21, 21-7
  3. Sadie Anderson/Maddie Cloutieer (JXST) vs. Olivia Stasevich/Georgia Johnson (GSU) 22-20, 23-21
  4. Ashley Clingan/Mackenzie Rombach (JXST) vs. Brooke Weiner/Amie Held (GSU) 21-9, 21-10
  5. Hailey Hughes/Shayla Schmidt (JXST) vs. Maddie Gordon/Ashley McGinn (GSU) 21-11, 21-15

Ext. Kim Krutsinger/Kaylee Frear (JXST) vs. Kate Novack/Allie Elson (GSU) 21-5, 21-3

MATCH NOTES

T-6:00 p.m.

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