Beach volleyball wraps up final day at UNCW Dig & Dive Classic

Beach volleyball wraps up final day at UNCW Dig & Dive Classic


WILMINGTON, N.C. --- The Tusculum University women's beach volleyball team wrapped up its Atlantic Coast trip where the Pioneers played six matches in three days.

TU concluded play at the UNC Wilmington Dig & Dive Beach Classic as they dropped a 5-0 decision to the host Seahawks and later lost 5-0 to Florida Gulf Coast University.

The Pioneers (4-9) are back in action next weekend as they will play two matches each against arch-rival Carson-Newman as well as Eastern Kentucky University in Jefferson City, Tennessee. TU will play Saturday at Carson-Newman at 9 a.m. followed by a 12 p.m. contest against EKU.  Next Sunday, TU will face Eastern Kentucky at 9 a.m. and face host Carson-Newman at 3 p.m.


UNC Wilmington 5, Tusculum 0
1. Maddy Kline/Lexie Hamilton (UNCW) def. Haley Davis/Melissa Mazur (TU) 21-18, 21-15
2. Katie McCullough/Jaime Thomas (UNCW) def. Gabby Gray/Skyellar Hall (TU) 21-15, 21-11
3. Brynn Montgomery/Raquel Rooney (UNCW) def. Lana Vujosevic/Marissa Morgan (TU) 21-13, 21-14
4. Halle Hunt/JM Lewandowski (UNCW) def. Catherine Clingan/Lydia Collins (TU) 21-13, 21-8
5. Altman Griffin/Elena Turnbull (UNCW) def. Destiny Ramsey/Katelyn Weems (TU) 21-8, 21-9

Florida Gulf Coast 5, Tusculum 0
1. Amanda Carroll/Kirstine Garder (FGCU) def. Haley Davis/Melissa Mazur (TU) 21-19, 21-11
2. Katherine Puisis/Karissa Rhoades (FGCU) def. Skyellar Hall/Gabby Gray (TU) 21-15, 21-8
3. Kayla Whetstone/Snowy Burnam (FGCU) def. Marissa Morgan/Lana Vujosevic (TU) 21-9, 21-6
4. Candace Lacour/Giovanna Borgiotti (FGCU) def. Lydia Collins/Catherine Clingan (TU) 21-4, 21-7
5. Emma Hansen/Cortney VanLiew (FGCU) def. Katelyn Weems/Destiny Ramsey (TU) 21-5, 21-3