Liberty senior swimmer Alicia Finnigan has been named to the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Women's At-Large second team as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) today. Finnigan is one of five Liberty female student-athletes all-time to earn Academic All-America® at-large honors, and the first to receive the award twice in Liberty Athletics department history, as she received second-team honors last year.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) recently revealed its second annual class of Top Flight award winners and 13 pairs from the CCSA made the cut. Introduced in 2018, this awards program is designed to recognize excellence in collegiate beach volleyball from all over the country and across all flights.
GULF SHORES, Ala. – The Florida State beach volleyball team’s season came to an end on Saturday with a 3-1 loss to USC (30-5). This senior class ends their Florida State career as the winningest senior class in program history.
EMERSON, Ga. - A rematch of the 2018 CCSA Championship showcased the final day of the 2019 CCSA Beach Volleyball Championship, as the top two seeds, Florida State and LSU squared off in the Championship Final. Florida State took the final dual of the championship to clinch their fourth-consecutive CCSA Championship.
EMERSON, Ga. - The final day of the 2019 CCSA Beach Volleyball Championship is set, as top seed Florida State, #2 LSU, #3 FIU and #5 Georgia State all won their quarterfinal duals to advance to the semifinals on Sunday.
EMERSON, Ga. - The 2019 CCSA Beach Volleyball Championship kicked off on Friday afternoon with pool play. Three of the top four seeds swept through their pools, as #1 Florida State, #2 LSU and #3 FIU earned byes to the quartefinals. FSU and LSU were especially dominant as they only dropped one set between the two. Georgia State was the only upset of the day, as they took their pool by defeating #4 South Carolina and #9 Tulane.
ATLANTA, Ga. - For the first time in CCSA history, there is a back-to-back Pair of the Year winner, as LSU's No. 1 pair Claire Coppola & Kristen Nuss captured the award for the second-straight season. Joining Coppola and Nuss as superlative winners are Florida State's Kate Privett and Head Coach Brooke Niles, who captured Freshman and Coach of the Year honors. The 2019 CCSA All-Conference squad was voted on by the league's Head Coaches.
ATLANTA, Ga. – FAU's Mackenzie Morris & Erica Brok earn the final CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week award of the year, announced by the league office on Wednesday. The sophomore pair picks up their first career honor, after going 2-0 at the against #10 Stetson.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The Coastal Collegiate Sports Association (CCSA) awarded its 2019 Beach Volleyball Scholar-Athlete of the Year honor to Florida State's Macy Jerger, announced Wednesday by the league office. Voted on by the CCSA league SIDs, Jerger is joined by nine other Beach Volleyball student-athletes on the All-Academic Team
ATLANTA, Ga. – FIU's Federica Frasca & Margherita Bianchin earn this week's CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week awards, announced by the league office on Wednesday. The Italian pair picks up their second honor this season, after going 3-0 at the FSU Invitational last weekend. Frasca and Bianchin's three wins came against ranked opponents, including a triumph over the top pair from #3 Florida State.
ATLANTA, Ga. – LSU's Olivia Beyer & Maddie Ligon earn this week's CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week awards, announced by the league office on Wednesday. In just there first week playing together this season, the pair notched a 4-0 record at the FIU Surf 'N' Turf and helped LSU finish with a 3-1 mark for the weekend. All four of Beyer & Ligon's victories came against ranked opponents.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The 2019 CCSA Beach Volleyball season rolled on this weekend, as 11 of the leagues 12 programs were in action. Six CCSA squads took part in the ever competitive FIU Surf N' Turf Invitational down on South Beach, while the other five squads competed at the Georgia State Diggin' Duals in Atlanta.
ATLANTA, Ga. – Florida State's Alaina Chacon & Madison Fitzpatrick captures this week's CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week awards, announced by the league office on Wednesday. The pair posted a perfect week last week for the Seminoles and becomes the first pair this season to win the CCSA Pair of the Week twice.
ATLANTA, Ga. – Georgia State's Maddie Gordon & Becky Tresham garner this week's CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week awards, announced by the league office on Wednesday. The pair posted a perfect week last week for the Panthers.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The 2019 CCSA Beach Volleyball season rolls on into its fourth weekend of play this weekend. At about the halfway point in the season, the league has seven teams ranked in the AVCA Top 20 poll, led by Florida State, LSU, FIU and South Carolina, who all come in the top 10.
ATLANTA, Ga. – After leading impressive showings at the competive East Meets West Invitational in Manhattan Beach, Calif., Federica Frasca & Margherita Bianchin of FIU, as well as Sara Putt & Payton Caffrey of Florida State take home this week's CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week honors announced by the league office on Wednesday.
ATLANTA, Ga. – After leading Florida State to an undefeated weekend at the FAU Beach Burrow Bash, Alaina Chacon and Madison Fitzpatrick earn this week's CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week honors announced by the league office on Wednesday.
ATLANTA, Ga. – LSU's Claire Coppola and Kristen Nuss had an outstanding performance in the opening weekend of CCSA Beach Volleyball last week and were rewarded with this week's CCSA Beach Volleyball Pair of the Week honors, the league announced on Wednesday afternoon.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The 2019 CCSA Beach Volleyball season opened up last weekend, as 10 of the leagues 12 teams were in action. Three of the CCSA's top rated teams in #3 Florida State, #7 LSU and #10 FIU got off to great starts. LSU swept through the weekend at the Tallahassee Capitol Invite, picking up four top-20 wins, as well as the program's first-ever victory over Florida State. FSU captured top-10 wins over #6 Cal Poly and #8 South Carolina, as well as an additional top-20 win over #18 Tulane. FIU came away unscathed at the Stetson Spring Fling, as they took down #17 Stetson and #13 Georgia State.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The 2019 CCSA Beach Volleyball season opens up on Friday, as 10 of the conference's 12 programs are in action. Four of the CCSA top squads, #3 Florida State, #7 LSU, #8 South Carolina and #18 Tulane, all take part at the Tallahassee State Capitol Invite. FAU hosts the Paradise at the Burrow, which features fellow CCSA member and newcomer TCU.