What you need to know:

*Georgia State beach volleyball wraps up their fall schedule in Emerson, Georgia this weekend.

*The Panthers will take on LSU, South Carolina, and UAB in Saturday’s tournament.

*Play will begin at 9:00 a.m. and admission is free.


ATLANTA- Georgia State beach volleyball is back in the Atlanta area to wrap up their fall season. The Panthers will participate in Rally Volleyball’s Collegiate Beach Bash at LakePoint Sporting Community in Emerson, Georgia.

Joining the Panthers in the sand this weekend will be a trio of familiar faces. GSU will host CCSA rivals LSU, South Carolina, and UAB at the LakePoint tournament. Georgia State has seen all three conference foes this fall, and will play each multiple times over the course of the spring season.

“We are looking forward to finishing strong”, said head coach Beth Van Fleet. “This is our fourth and final fall event and it will be nice to play close to home. As for our performance, we are focused on managing the small details that comprise each rally. We will face some talented teams and welcome the challenges that Saturday will present.”

Saturday’s play will begin at 9:00 a.m. and has an anticipated end time of 5:00 p.m. Admission is free for all fans.

The Collegiate Beach Bash will wrap up an important four-date fall schedule for the Panthers who have welcomed eight new faces this season. Georgia State will kick off the regular season on February 23rd in Deland, Florida.