What you need to know:

*Georgia State battled UAB Friday to kickoff the 2017 fall schedule.

*The Panthers will play next Saturday at South Carolina.


BIRMINGHAM, ALA- Georgia State beach volleyball kicked off the fall schedule Friday afternoon at UAB. The Panthers and the Blazers played an exhibition dual in which GSU used many different pairing combinations.

 “We are grateful to UAB for hosting us in what turned out to be a great display of competitive off-season games”, said Beth Van Fleet. “Based on what we have covered this fall, we are right where we should be. The team is looking forward to getting back into the sand this week.”

The Panthers will continue the fall season next weekend in Columbia, South Carolina. Georgia State will participate on Saturday, October 14th in a tournament hosted by CCSA rival South Carolina.