Pacific Downs San Francisco, 4-1

Pacific Downs San Francisco, 4-1

PALO ALTO, Calif. – The Tigers beach volleyball team wrapped up weekend play at the Stanford-hosted Bay Area Kickoff Saturday afternoon.

After going 1-1 on the day, Pacific improved to 3-1 on the weekend and are now 3-3 on the season.

In its noon match against San Francisco, Pacific topped the Dons by a score of 4-1. Pairings Katrin Gotterba/Alex Holt and Hanne De Schrijver/Ashlyn Fleming snagged sweeps while Maycie LaBass/Skylar Wine and Roni Long/Taylor Poncetta won their respective matches in three sets. 

Gotterba and Holt improved to 5-0 after completely dominating their opponents in their first match of the Day. They defeated Camille Araujo and Nora Buvarp Lavik 21-9 and 21-5.

Long and Poncetta earned a come-from-behind victory after dropping its first set against the Dons Anna Dalla Vecchia and Julia Topor, 21-19. In the second set the Tigers' pair took game into extra points, winning the second set 33-31 and then going on to win the third set 15-10. 

Pacific fell in the nightcap against tournament-host Stanford. The Tigers went 0-5 against the Cardinal.

Fans be sure to follow Pacific women's volleyball on Twitter (@PacificVball) and on Instagram at pacificvolleyball.