HERMOSA BEACH, Calif. – Three Seminole pairs remain in the USAV Pairs Championship after pool play. Pairs that finished in the top three of their pool advanced.
Madison Fitzpatrick and Alaina Chacon got their day started with a 24-22, 21-9 win over Arellano/Brockett of TCU to play in the pool play final. They lost to Doud and Slattery of Loyola Marymount in a three-set battle. After taking the first set 21-14 they lost the second 35-33 and would go on to lose the third set 15-13. They finished second in Pool C
Sara Putt and Payton Rund earned a buy into the championship of their pool play after their first opponent withdrew. The fell in their second match 19-21, 25-23, 17-15 to Calvin and Knudsen of Saint Mary’s. They finished second in Pool F
Brooke Kuhlman and Avery Poppinga grabbed a 15-21, 21-17, 15-11 three-set win over Birling/Baham of Arizona in their first match before losing to Jones and Gordon of Cal Poly in straight sets. They finished second in Pool D
The paring of Caffrey/M. Chacon and Jerger/Privett both went 0-2 in pool play and will not continue play.
Pool Play Results
Payton Rund/Sara Putt (FSU) def. Joy Dennis/Laurel Kujan DEFAULT
Brook Bauer/Deahna Kraft (Pepperdine) def. Payton Caffrey/Morgan Chacon (FSU) 21-12, 21-12
Mckala Rohdes/Devon Rachel (Charleston) def. Kate Privett/Macy Jerger (FSU) 23-25, 21-11, 15-12
Madison Fitzpatrick/Alaina Chacon (FSU) def. Avery Arellano/Hailey Brockett (TCU) 24-22, 21-9
Brooke Kuhlman/Avery Poppinga (FSU) def. Brooke Burling/Jonny Baham(Arizona) 15-21, 21-17, 15-11
Charlie Ekstrom/Tori Ashkinos (Stanford) def. Payton Caffrey/Morgan Chacon (FSU) 21-18, 21-15
Emma Doud/Savannah Slattery (LMU) def. Madison Fitzpatrick/Alaina Chacon (FSU) 14-21, 35-33, 15-13
Crissy Jones/Macy Gordon (Cal Poly) def. Brooke Kuhlman/Avery Poppinga (FSU) 21-11, 21-15
Teagan DeFalco/Mikaela Raudsepp (GCU) def. Macy Jerger/Kate Privett (FSU) 21-16, 21-17
Lindsey Calvin/Lindsey Knudsen (Saint Mary’s) def. Sara Putt/Payton Rund (FSU) 19-21, 25-23, 17-15.