Seniors Delainey Aigner-Swesey and Chelsea Cabrajac captured the Gold Bracket pairs title in the opening day of the Aloha Invitational at Waikiki Beach. The LBSU pair finished at the top of four rounds of competition featuring the top four teams from Saint Mary's and UCLA.
Long Beach State was one of eight teams selected to compete for the 2015 AVCA National Sand Volleyball National Championship, as announced by the American Volleyball Coaches Association on Monday. The Beach will enter the tournament as the No. 7 seed.
Long Beach State closed out the 2015 home schedule in convincing fashion, rolling to a 5-0 sweep of Concordia Saturday morning. All five matches ended in straight sets as the 49ers head into their final tournaments of the year.
With LBSU in a 2-0 hole, seniors Delainey Aigner-Swesey and Chelsea Cabrajac held off Betsi Metter and Sarah Sponcil of Loyola Marymount in three sets, earning their first win in three tries against the Lions top duo and sparked a 3-2 comeback win over Loyola Marymount.