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Toreros Have Solid Showing at POWERade Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championships

April 23, 2007

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The University of San Diego had a solid showing at the first POWERade Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championships this past Sunday. The tandem of Andrea Csaszi and Jaimarie Sutherland advanced all the way to the semi finals round before falling to the eventual champion, University of Nebraska.

The Toreros began the day in dominating fashion as they swept through their pool, posting a 3-0 record. The Toreros upset second-seeded Stanford University 15-11 and 15-12 in an opening pool play match, then downed third-seeded Penn State (16-14 and 15-9) and the sixth-seeded University of Florida (15-11 and 15-13) to advance on to the semifinals.

In the semi final round, the Toreros squared off against the Cornhuskers tandem of NCAA Player of the Year Sarah Paven and Jordan Larson and fell in a hard fought match, 23-21 and 21-16.