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This Week in Beach Volleyball: Everything You Could Possibly Want

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It’s here. All of it. Every type of volleyball at every level. Want college beach? That’ll be in Gulf Shores, Alabama, for what should be an excellent NCAA Championship. Want indoor volleyball? That’ll be in Long Beach, for what should be another thrilling round of men’s finals. Want professional, domestic beach volleyball? You got it because…


That’ll be in Huntington Beach, with an almost fully loaded field. Because if you want international professional beach volleyball? That’ll be in Malaysia and Nicaragua, where a few U.S. teams are also competing.

Here’s what’s to come this week in beach volleyball.

College Beach Volleyball

May 3-5, Gulf Shores, Alabama

  • What: NCAA Championships
  • Who’s competing: #1 USC, #2 UCLA, #3 Florida State, #4 Pepperdine, #5 LSU, #6 Cal Poly, #7 Hawai’i, #8 Stetson
  • TV: ESPN

FIVB Beach Volleyball

April 29-May 4

  • What: Three-star in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Who’s competing: Amanda Dowdy, Corinne Quiggle; Kerri Walsh Jennings, Brooke Sweat; Theo Brunner, Reid Priddy; Ryan Doherty, John Hyden; Miles Evans, Billy Kolinske.

AVP Beach Volleyball

  • May 2-5
    • What: Huntington Beach
    • 24-team draw
    • TV: Amazon Prime
      • Amazon is now streaming THREE courts — stadium and two outer — and has added Dain Blanton to the mix.

NORCECA Beach Volleyball

May 2-5, Nicaragua

  • Who’s competing: Mike Boag; Timmy Brewster; Lindsey Fuller, Kaley Melville