LSU Tigers women's beach volleyball

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LSU Tigers
LSU Athletics logo.svg
University Louisiana State University
Head coach Russell Brock (2nd season)
Conference CCSA
Location Baton Rouge, LA
Home arena LSU Beach Volleyball Stadium
Colors Purple and Gold[1]
         
AIAW/NCAA Tournament champion
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AIAW/NCAA Tournament appearance
2017, 2018
Conference tournament champion
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Conference regular season champion
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The LSU Tigers women's beach volleyball team represents Louisiana State University in the sport of beach volleyball. The Tigers compete in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) and the Coastal Collegiate Sports Association (CCSA), and play their home matches at the new on-campus LSU Beach Volleyball Stadium in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.[2] They are currently led by head coach Russell Brock.[3]

History[edit]

The LSU Tigers beach volleyball team, originally known as the "LSU Tigers sand volleyball team", played its first season in 2014.[4] The first coach of the Tigers was Fran Flory (2014–2016) who compiled a record of 40–28 (.588) at LSU.[5] In 2017, Russell Brock became head beach volleyball coach at LSU.[6][7]

Year-by-year results[edit]

Year Head Coach Overall
Record
Conference
Record
Standing Division Postseason
LSU Tigers (Coastal Collegiate Sports Association) (2013–present)
2013–14 Fran Flory 6-10
2014–15 Fran Flory 14-9
2015–16 Fran Flory 20-9
2016–17 Russell Brock 27-8
2017–18 Russell Brock
Total 67-36

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Home Court/Practice and Training facilities[edit]

Mango's Beach Volleyball Club[edit]

Mango's Beach Volleyball Club is the home court and practice facility for the beach volleyball team. Mango's is a privately owned beach volleyball facility open to the public, located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The facility has 13 sand courts.[8]

Head coaches[edit]

Name Years Record at LSU
Fran Flory 2014–2016 40–28 Overall
Russell Brock 2017–present 27–8 Overall

References[edit]

  1. ^ LSU Athletics Brand Identity Guidelines for Internal, Vendor or Media Use (PDF). Retrieved August 2, 2017.
  2. ^ "Louisiana State University Beach Volleyball". ncaa.com. Retrieved 2017-03-23.
  3. ^ a b "2017 LSU Beach Volleyball Media Guide" (PDF). lsusports.net. Retrieved 2017-03-23.
  4. ^ "Women's sand volleyball -- can you dig it? LSU and Tulane can". nola.com. Retrieved 2017-03-23.
  5. ^ "Beach volleyball team wins". theadvocate.com. Retrieved 2017-03-23.
  6. ^ "Tulane Beach Volleyball splits doubleheader at Tiger Beach Challenge". sportsnola.com. Retrieved 2017-03-23.
  7. ^ "Beach Volleyball LSU vs. Arizona". pac-12.com. Retrieved 2017-03-23.
  8. ^ "Sand Volleyball to Hold Home Matches at Mango's". lsusports.net. Retrieved 2017-03-23.

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