Fans of Women’s Beach Volleyball can enjoy the NC Women’s Championships across ESPN networks this weekend. All matches in the three-day tournament will be televised on ESPN2 or ESPNU with additional streaming coverage on ESPN3.

What’s Happening:

  • ESPN has announced wall-to-wall coverage of the entire NC Women’s Beach Volleyball Championship from Gulf Shores, Alabama, May 7th-9th.
  • Duals will be televised across ESPN2 and ESPNU with individual court coverage streaming live on ESPN3.
  • All matches will be available on the ESPN App via connected devices.
  • The commentating duos of Courtney Lyle and Holly McPeak and Sam Gore and Salima Rockwell will team up to call the action.
  • Digital and social content commentator Christine Williamson will serve as the sideline reporter for all 14 duals.
  • This year’s field of eight schools includes:
    • UCLA
    • USC
    • Florida State
    • LSU
    • LMU
    • Stanford
    • Cal Poly
    • TCU

Feature Coverage:

  • In addition to the live action from every court during the tournament, fans will also get a behind the scenes look at the teams, players and coaches courtesy of features incorporated throughout the live telecasts:
    • USC head coach Dain Blanton 
    • USC All-American Tina Graudina
    • Follow UCLA as they build a new team with a new strategy.
    • UCLA senior Savvy Simo
    • Florida State’s Torrey Van Winden
    • Brooke Niles, head coach of Florida State.
    • LSU’s Kristen Nuss
    • The brand-new beach volleyball facilities at LSU

2021 NC Women’s Beach Volleyball Championship Schedule

Date

Time (ET)

Dual

Network

Fri, May 7

10 am

No. 8 TCU vs. No. 1 UCLA

Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

 

11 am

No. 5 LMU vs. No. 4 LSU

Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

 

Noon

No. 7 Cal Poly vs. No. 2 USC

Sam Gore, Salima Rockwell, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

 

1 pm

No. 6 Stanford vs. No. 3 Florida State

Sam Gore, Salima Rockwell, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

 

2 pm

Dual 5 – Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

 

3 pm

Dual 6 – Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

 

4 pm

Dual 7 – Sam Gore, Salima Rockwell, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

 

5 pm

Dual 8 – Sam Gore, Salima Rockwell, Christine Williamson

ESPNU

Sat, May 8

2 pm

Dual 9 – Sam Gore, Salima Rockwell, Christine Williamson

ESPN2

 

3:30 pm

Dual 10 – Sam Gore, Salima Rockwell, Christine Williamson

ESPN2

 

5 pm

Dual 11/Semifinal 1 – Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPN2

 

6:30 pm

Dual 12 – Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPN2

Sun, May 9

10 am

Dual 13/Semifinal 2 – Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPN2

 

1:30 pm

Championship – Courtney Lyle, Holly McPeak, Christine Williamson

ESPN2