Wayne State Beach Volleyball Improves To 4-0 In Arizona

Wayne State Beach Volleyball Improves To 4-0 In Arizona
Courtesy of Wayne State Athletics.

GLENDALE, AZ – For the second time in the past three days the Wayne State College beach volleyball program secured a 5-0 sweep in the state of Arizona.

From Glendale, Arizona, the Wildcats competed against Arizona Christian and swept the Firstorm 5-0 on Wednesday during their spring break trip.

Wayne State College won their fourth straight match improving to 4-2 while Arizona Christian fell to 4-8 on the year. All five Wildcat matches were won in sweeps while the exhibition match featuring Ally Beresford and Maggie Brahmer ended in a 2-1 Wildcat win.

Lauren Jacobsen/Taya Beller captured the #1 pairs match 21-13 and 21-17. In the No. 2 pairs it was Kelsie Cada and Jordan McCormick winning in straight sets 21-14, 21-12. Rachel Walker and Jazlin DeHaan registered a 21-9, 21-18 win in the 3’s match while Jessie Brandl and Isabelle Vacek picked up a 21-5, 21-16 win in the 4’s contest. The 5’s pairing saw Brooke Peltz and Ally Beresford cap the sweep with a 21-14, 21-17 victory.

Next up for the Wayne State College beach volleyball team will be a pair of matches on Thursday, March 10. WSC will face Benedictine University and Park University in Mesa Arizona. WSC is scheduled to complete their spring break trip on Friday, March 11 with Ottawa University.


Beach Volleyball Match Results
Wayne State vs Arizona Christian
03/09/22 at Glendale, AZ
(Victory Lanes Sports Park)

Wayne State 5, Arizona Christian 0
1. Lauren Jacobsen/Taya Beller def. Aubri Green/Brianna Boeckman (ACU) 21-13, 21-17
2. Kelsie Cada/Jordan McCormick def. Misty McCall/Railey Dykstra (ACU) 21-14, 21-12
3. Rachel Walker/Jazlin DeHaan def. Amaya Brown/Sydney Shaw (ACU) 21-9, 21-18
4. Jessie Brandl/Isabelle Vacek def. CeAirra Bowman/Anna Kate Clark (ACU) 21-5, 21-16
5. Ally Beresford/Brooke Peltz def. Jennafer Oakley/Delaney Gill (ACU) 21-14, 21-17
6. Ally Beresford/Maggie Brahmer vs. Dyanna Avila/Sandra Zepeda (ACU) W 2-1

Match Notes:
Wayne State 4-2
Arizona Christian 4-8
Order of finish: Doubles (4,2,3,1,5);
Match played in two waves- 6, 4, 2 and 5, 3, 1
Official: Sardella, Combs T-1:40 A-33