Irvine, Calif. - The No. 9 Nebraska sand volleyball team added two 5-0 victories on Wednesday, topping Irvine Valley College and Loyola Marymount. With the wins, Nebraska’s record in dual matches is now 3-3.
The Huskers’ pairs teams posted an undefeated record on the day, with the only three-set match coming as Meghan Haggerty and Sheridan Zarda took on LMU's pair of Anne Marie Taylor and Ashley Maxfeldt.
The Huskers return to action tomorrow against fellow first-year program UCLA at the Annenburg Community Beach House in Santa Monica, Calif., at 3 p.m. CT.
Nebraska vs. Irvine Valley
1. Alexa Strange/Kelsey Robinson (NEB) def. Allie Goodman/Annie Mitchem (IVC), 21-11, 21-5
2. Hayley Thramer/Amber Rolfzen (NEB) def. Becky Moodie/Lainey Hicks (IVC), 21-13, 21-10
3. Kadie Rolfzen/Morgan Broekhuis (NEB) def. Alex Goodman/Avae Masaniai (IVC), 21-14, 21-9
4. Kelsey Fien/Alicia Ostrander (NEB) def. Katherine Kolodziej/Emily Daily (IVC), 21-16, 21-11
5. Sheridan Zarda/Meghan Haggerty (NEB) def. Lauren Bender/Crystal Dedes (IVC), 21-17, 21-17
Nebraska vs. Loyola Marymount
1. Alexa Strange/Kelsey Robinson (NEB) def. Felicia Arriola/Litara Keil (LMU), 21-16, 21-13
2. Hayley Thramer/Amber Rolfzen (NEB) def. Kenna Crouse/Taylor Scioscia (LMU), 21-7, 21-11
3. Kadie Rolfzen/Morgan Broekhuis (NEB) def. Hannah Tedrow/Amber Mirabello (LMU), 21-9, 21-7
4. Kelsey Fein/Alicia Ostrander (NEB) def. Rachelle Suaava/Avery Bush (LMU), 21-17, 21-16
5. Sheridan Zarda/Meghan Haggerty (NEB) def. Anne Marie Taylor/Ashley Maxfeldt (LMU), 21-18, 20-22, 18-16